Note: For All of you out there who have had children stolen by CPS/DCYF due to False Positive Drug Test Result's-New Study Info
Published online..Medications & substances causing false positives according to a report by the los angeles times new service, a study of 161 prescription and over the counter medications showed that 65 of them produced false positive results in the most widely administered urine test. Ronald siegel, a psychopharmacologist at ucla said 'the widespread testing and reliance on tell-tale traces of drugs in the urine is simply a panic reaction invoked because the normal techniques for controlling drug use haven't worked very well. The next epidemic will be testing abuse. "
byrd labs has in its possession an internal document from the syva company, makers of the widely used emit test. This document, leaked by a disillusioned company employee, lists more than 250 over-the-counter medications and prescription drugs that can cause false positives. Substances that cause false positive drug test results thc - substances or conditions which can cause false positives dronabinol (marinol) ibuprofen; (advil, nuprin, motrin, excedrin ib etc) ketoprofen (orudis kt) kidney infection (kidney disease, diabetes) liver disease naproxen (aleve) promethazine (phenergan, promethegan) riboflavin (b2, hempseed oil)
opiates - substances or conditions which can cause false positives poppy seeds tylenol with codeine most prescription pain medications cough suppressants with dextromethorphan (dxm) nyquil kidney infection, kidney disease diabetes, liver disease
cocaine - substances or conditions which can cause false positives kidney infection (kidney disease) liver infection (liver disease) diabetes amoxicillin, tonic water