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I wanted to know if hydrocodone could show a positive result

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I wanted to know if hydrocodone could show a positive result under the MOP category on a urinalysis
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

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hydrocodone can metabolize into hydromorphone in the body

hydromorphone may be excreted in urine at concentrations up to 2.5% of the morphine concentration

so there can be a tiny amount of morphine in the urine with hydrocodone use.

urinalysis is different from a urine tox screen test which looks for morphine or MOP

is a good article

hydrocodone and morphine can be detected for up to 3 days after use in the urine.

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