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I need to know if i can pass a drug test if i take some

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i need to know if i can pass a drug test if i take some percocoet when im already perscribed vicodin
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 7 years ago.


Percocet contains oxycodone, whereas vicodin contains hydrocodone.

Although both are opiates, they show as different types of opiates in the 12 panel urine drug screen with GCMS confirmation.

But, in routine urine drug screens both will show as opiate positive.