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What would cause a false positive for a drug test. I had

What would cause a false positive for a drug test. I had tested positive for cocaine and never touched the stuff in my life.JA: Is this a time sensitive issue? What type of specimen are they testing?Customer: It was urineJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: I have kidney and liver disease. I have read on the web these can cause false positives. Is that true?

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How can I fail a blood test for methamphetamines when I have

How can I fail a blood test for methamphetamines when I have done none I have been taking a lot of cold medicine and just had a baby baby had nothing in it system but they said I had Meth in mine. How is this possible please help

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My mother has been going to a Dr I'm not sure why they call

My mother has been going to a Dr I'm not sure why they call it mhmr but she has had trouble with depression, we'll he put here on some antidepressants, xanex, and adderal. She does not have attention deficit and never has had now she has to have that adderal before she can do anything, other words she's hooked on speed. He gave her meth and xanex. Lately she cant remember conversations she can't focus and I'm worrief should I be and what can I do.

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1. Have there been any real studies of the term effects of

1. Have there been any real studies of the long term effects of methamphetamine abuse. If so, can you list them?2. Is there any medication for withdrawal type symptoms?

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I was wondering if kidney infection can cause a positive

I was wondering if kidney infection can cause a positive drug test of methamphetamineJA: Is this a time sensitive issue? What type of specimen are they testing?Customer: Urine and the blood but I get really bad kidney infection and they are saying that I have methamphetamine in my systemJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: Like what

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My husband and I are going through the adoption process and

My husband and I are going through the adoption process and have to determine what we are comfortable accepting relating to drug use of the birth mother. I was curious to get your perspective on how marijuana, methadone, antidepressants, and Methamphetamines could effect an unborn child. We are able to select that we are NOT comfortable with any use of a specific drug, limited use, monthly use, weekly use and daily use... we are just trying to be knowledgeable and understand the side effects.

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Dr. Phil, MD

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A MRO declared my urine sample positive, this was without

Hello,A MRO declared my urine sample positive, this was without doing a medical background investigation or inquiring about any of the medications and supplements i was taking at the time of the testing. These medications and supplements were listed and provided to the MRO upon notification of the positive test. On that list was an item that does metabolize into 2 of the drugs the test is screening for, it will show up on the GC test also (both Isomers).my question is how can a MRO make such a call without checking on ones medical history or even inquiring about (said) medication{dose, length of use, reason for use, prescribing Dr...}.please help me understand. if you want more info on exact medication and test results i will provide them.JH

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Can doxycycline by late show up on a drug test or cause a

can doxycycline by late show up on a drug test or cause a false positiveJA: Is this a time sensitive issue? What type of specimen are they testing?Customer: Our son was drug tested at school and showed up positive for obituates . We know for sure he hasn't taken illegal drugs but don't why it showed up positive.JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: He takes Claritin daily and a nasal spray every night for allergies. He takes Tylenol and tylonel pm for shoulder pain from a baseball injury. He also takes a supplement his pitching coach recommended for joints and sore muscles

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Dr. David

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Tested positive for meth; I take wellbutrin, methylphenidate

I am prescribed 60 mg of methylphenidate per day and I also take wellbutrinI had positive for methamphetamine and I have not used it, only been taking my meds.

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