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if i took a couple of puffs of marijauna would it show up ...

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if i took a couple of puffs of marijauna would it show up on a hair folicle test?
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr.M.D.Mazumdar, MD replied 9 years ago.


How often do you use marijuana? or was this the only time that you have used it?

When did you use the marijuana and when is the hair follicle test?

Customer: replied 9 years ago.
l have taken two or three puffs over the past couple of months.
I barely inhaled and exhaled immediately

The test id on this comming monday
Expert:  Dr.M.D.Mazumdar, MD replied 9 years ago.

I am afraid that Marijuana can be tested positive in the blood for about 3 days but in the hair for upto 90 days after a single use. In your case, since you have barely inhaled, it is likely that not much marijuana has gone in. But if the air around you at the time was full of Marijuana (secondary smoke) then it is likely that you have inhaled much more than you are aware of.

In a single use of marijuana, the drug can be detected in the urine for 2-3 days.

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