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Category: Drug Testing
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Experience:  Medical Review Officer - Physician Trained and certified in drug test interpretation
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I tested positive on a salvia drug test for barbituate and I

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I tested positive on a salvia drug test for barbituate and I haven't taken anything like that. Can you tell me why this would show up?
JA: Is this a time sensitive issue? What type of specimen are they testing?
Customer: Salvia testing
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: He knows all my meds
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Drug Testing
Expert:  Dr. Muneeb Ali replied 1 year ago.


Welcome to justanswer and thank you for this question. Can i ask which medications are you currently using? Im asking because certain medications can cause a false positive for barbiturates in drug tests. ill be awaiting your response.