Tag: Prescription drug abuse

Prescription and Narcotic drug test kits for all

You can now test for prescription drugs with new devices. Once upon a time, it was hashish, amphetamines (Speed), cocaine and Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD). Times have changed and so have habits. Users are trying alternative drug types, and as we hear every day on the news, reaching epidemic levels. So what is going on? While people get addicted, street sellers (pushers) will supply and feed the needs of addiction. And it will never stop while there are demand and profit. Drugs have advanced, mainly because of smart scientists who keep making new formulas to fulfill the demand and create new ... Read more

Opioid Abuse hits the Workplace for the worst!

Opioid Abuse hits the Workplace Opioid abuse hits the workplace as employees are using and abusing prescription drugs more often.  A new survey reveals 70 percent of businesses are saying it’s affecting their workers. The survey from the National Safety Council also found that while 71 percent of employers believe that abuse of opioid abuse is a disease that requires treatment, 65 percent also consider it a justifiable reason to fire a worker. The medicine cabinet is the source from where most of these drugs are coming from.  Prescribed prescription drugs and opioids can impair workers and create hazards in safety-sensitive areas in ... Read more

Learn more about substance abuse

Stuff you should know about substance abuse, the symptoms, and properties. Substance abuse is often painful to detect and understand. We have put together a list of commonly abused drugs showing their effects and symptoms. Moreover, to help with links to tests that detect these drugs. Nicotine Metabolites Cotinine, the major metabolite of nicotine is an analyte for the determination of tobacco usage. You can detect the level of cotinine detected in urine, but it is influenced by a variety of factors including; the type of tobacco used, filtered vs. nonfiltered cigarettes, how heavily the individual inhaled the smoke, the length of ... Read more