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I recently tested postive for meth but the only meds i take

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hi i recently tested postive for meth but the only meds i take is serequol and lamictal and i took some ranitidine 150mg
JA: Is there an upcoming drug test scheduled? What kind of samples are being tested?
Customer: what do u mean
JA: What confuses you?
Customer: i test regularly and ive been clean for 9 months on dec 1 i tested as usual and the line was faint but there and cps told me its prosumtive positive
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: i jus wanna know will those meds and the rantitine mix will that cause a false positive?
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Drug Testing
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 6 months ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 6 months ago.

Yes, those meds can all cause a false positive

That is absolutely true

it should be confirm with GCMS

this is a special chemical fingerprint test that will confirm the false positive test

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 6 months ago.

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