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ive been taking percottcette for 6 yrs never had a problem

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ive been taking percottcette for 6 yrs never had a problem now my urine came back negative I take 5 pills a day how could it be negative and why would it show up negative?am in shock is there a false reading?

Dr. Cameron :

hello

Dr. Cameron :

welcome to the chat

Dr. Cameron :

You have been taking percocet correct?

Dr. Cameron :

Are you enrolled in a pain management program

Customer:

starting tomorow

Dr. Cameron :

okay

Dr. Cameron :

were they testing for opiates or for the oxycodone (the opiate part of the percocet)


 

Customer:

do I get a answer for my question?

Dr. Cameron :

I asked you a question

Dr. Cameron :

were they testing for opiates or for the oxycodone (the opiate part of the percocet)

Dr. Cameron :

this makes all of the difference

Customer:

yes for percocettes all the time never had a negavtive false reading

Dr. Cameron :

who is testing you for the percocets? because you said you were entering the pain management program tomorrow

Customer:

all I can see on my screen is tomorrow

Dr. Cameron :

who is testing you for your percocets?

Customer:

my primary care doctor

Dr. Cameron :

is he ordering the OXY test or the OPIATE test?

Customer:

don't know

Dr. Cameron :

well, the only way for this to be a false negative is if the wrong test was ordered- which is actually rather common

Dr. Cameron :

The chemical structure and metabolite of OXY requires a separate test with a significantly higher sensitivity detection level than that of the usual opiate drug test. Often the wrong test is checked off

Customer:

all I know is she said there was nothing in my system I take 5 pills a day how could it not show up?

Customer:

is there false readings?

Dr. Cameron :

Because they did the wrong test on you or there was a lab error

Dr. Cameron :

Federal requirements (SAMHSA) establish 2000 ng/ml sensitivity (cut off) level for the standard opiate test and at this threshhold OXY may not be detected. OXY tests require a cut off 100 ng/ml.

Dr. Cameron :

This may have been sent to the lab after submitting the wrong kit or requesting an opiate (as opposed to OXY test)

Dr. Cameron :

If the correct test was ordered, and you were taking the percocet, you would not have a false negative

Customer:

is there false readings?

Dr. Cameron :

No, there is not a false negative- there is lab error, sample error and kit errors

Customer:

can I print out what I spoke to you about?

Dr. Cameron :

yes

Dr. Cameron :

you can cut and paste it

Dr. Cameron :

or you can emailXXX@XXXXXX.XXX

Customer:

how? just like I do when I want to print go to the print button?

Dr. Cameron :

Do you know how to cut and paste to a word document?

Customer:

no I don't remember I have memory promblemls

Dr. Cameron :

okay, you can emailXXX@XXXXXX.XXX.

Dr. Cameron :

they will have this chat on file- don't worry

Dr. Cameron :

are you still there?

Customer:

yes I lost the info you typed

Dr. Cameron :

emailXXX@XXXXXX.XXX

Dr. Cameron :

they will have this entire chat for you

Dr. Cameron :

did you see that?

Customer:

info@just answer right?

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Dr. Cameron :

did you see that?

Customer:

yes I got it thank you very much for your time and help pat

Dr. Cameron :

you are welcome

Customer:

bye

Dr. Cameron :

did I provide you with excellent service, pat?

Customer:

yes

Dr. Cameron :

great

Dr. Cameron :

keep me posted

Customer:

ok

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