Buying a drug test kit from the experts

Analyzing with different drug test panels. Before buying a drug test kit do some research to decide what drugs you need to test for. Make sure the test you buy includes them. Our tip is to buy a test that analyzes more than you need because often abusers take more than one drug or may even switch to another if they think you are on to them. Finally, before you perform the analysis, read the product instructions thoroughly to make sure you understand the process and how to use it properly. Guidelines to help parents Your guide for the best ... Read more

Why use drug test kits? After all, nobody I know uses drugs.

Why use drug test kits? Not testing an individual or employee for substance abuse may be the worst mistake you ever make. Here’s why.. June of 2007 saw the first real interest in drug testing at home and testing in the workplace. January 2008 also saw a spike. In trying to understand this new interest, I did some research. Firstly I examined each state to see if state laws had any effect. New York and Utah showed the biggest interest while states such as New Mexico, Oklahoma and Nevada showed very little interest. Back in 2004, there seemed to be ... Read more

Can you tell who is abusing drugs and medications?

Abusing drugs Do you know who is using drugs around you? It’s not necessarily who you think or what you think! Most people believe that prescription drugs are safe because a doctor prescribed them. The fact is they are only safe when prescribed and taken in accordance with the doctor’s specific orders. Proper usage of prescription drugs can help people protect their health and be more productive in life. But, when taken for non-medical or recreational purposes, prescription drugs are no safer than illicit or street drugs. The misconception of prescription drugs as legal and safe, even when abused, is particularly strong. Sources ... Read more

How to test for oxycodone with an opioid drug analysis

Drug Abuse. The attraction of Oxycontin® as a preferred drug of abuse over other products such as Percodan® and Percocet® is there are no associated toxic side effects. Abusers will either chew the tablets prior to swallowing, crush the tablets and snort the powder or crush them and dissolve in water and inject it. This allows for rapid absorption into the bloodstream producing a powerful euphoric high. About Oxycontin. Oxycontin® is the trade name of one of many Schedule II prescription drugs that contain the opioid oxycodone as the active ingredient. Opioids refer to a class of synthetic drugs and ... Read more

What is a urine drug test and how does it work?

What is a urine drug test? A urine drug test is a method used to detect drugs of abuse by analyzing a person’s urine sample. The test is designed to detect a parent drug or a metabolite of a drug; When a drug is consumed the body metabolizes it into a modified form. For example, Cocaine metabolizes into benzoylecgonine and Opiates metabolite into Morphine, this is what the device detects. How does it work? The first stage of a test starts with the screening process. The image ‘above’ shows a basis of what a screening device looks like. It comprises ... Read more

How to buy a 5 panel drug screen for $1.78 each

Wow! Why are they so cheap? Often when a product is cheap there must be something wrong with it. It confirms the saying “Its too good to be true” Well not always, let’s check out the specs. Five panels, each panel detects one drug of abuse. Marijuana. Legal in many states. Amphetamines. A Schedule II controlled substance. Methamphetamine. A Schedule II controlled substance. Cocaine. A Schedule II controlled substance. Opiates. A Schedule I, II, III,  V controlled substance. 5 panel drug screen benefits Complies to Federal requirements for sensitivity and accuracy FDA 510(K) certified – The Federal Drug Administration has ... Read more