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I had a breathalyzer given by CHP .012 I was shocked. I have

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I had a breathalyzer given by CHP .012 I was shocked. I have severe CPOD. My lung capastity is >25% of Norm. Take inhalers / serevent / spirva / flovent/ high blood meds/ colestroll meds. Could this effect breathalyzer test
Submitted: 29 days ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. David replied 29 days ago.

This is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 29 days ago.

0.012% is still low and below the 0.08% level which is the legal limit

usually severe COPD and COPD medications would not cause blood alcohol levels.

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