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Is Benzoylecgonine-Cocaine Metab a medication or crack

Customer Question

Is Benzoylecgonine-Cocaine Metab a medication or crack cocaine?
JA: Is this a time sensitive issue? What type of specimen are they testing?
Customer: Urine and Hair.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Taking Pain medication, Zofran and Flowmax
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Michael Salama replied 2 months ago.

Hello this is Dr. Salama MD,

It is hard to tell where the Benzoylecgonine came from on the drug test.

Unfortunately there are a few medications which can yield false positives for it such as:

  • Amoxicillin
  • Topical anesthetics derived from cocaine
  • Liver disease
  • Kidney disease
  • Diabetes

Let me know if you have any other questions.

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Thank you!

Expert:  Michael Salama replied 1 month ago.

Is there anything else I can help you with today?

If not, please don't forget to leave a rating, thanks!