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CLIA Waived Drug Test Kits

February 6, 2015

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CLIA Waived Tests

CLIA Waived Drug Test Kits By John Horton, Multimedia Specialist    If you are a medical doctor practicing in a hospital or clinic, you probably performed a drug test on at least a quarter of your patients even though the discussion of drug testing can be somewhat uncomfortable for both parties. There have been cases […]

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Rapid Detect Dip Drug Test

January 16, 2015

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Rapid Detect Dip Drug Test

By John Horton, Multimedia Specialist    It’s a proven fact that drug abuse is a serious public health problem affecting most communities across our country. Each year it causes a countless amount of serious illnesses or injuries among Americans. Drug testing is a reliable tool that can be used to prevent bad situations from occurring. […]

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The E-Z Split Key Cup

December 30, 2014

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E-Z Key Cup

Over the past few years, the availability of point-of-care (POC) drug testing has grown exponentially. POC testing has provided medical professionals the ability to obtain an accurate test result within minutes of specimen collection outside of a clinical laboratory. There has been a number of drug tests that have come and gone, but the best […]

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Intect 7

March 11, 2013

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Intect 7

Intect 7 determines the integrity of the donor’s sample. The most effective screen for sample validity testing on the market. Detects adulteration, dilution, and substitution 1 minute Results Conforms to D.O.T. guidelines Adulteration is the tampering of a urine specimen with the intention of altering the test results. The use of adulterants can cause false […]

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Adulteration Test Strips

March 11, 2013

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Adulteration Test Strips

 Urine adulteration is an issue that you cannot ignore. Adulteration is the intentional tampering with a urine sample by the donor to avoid detection of illicit drug use. Successful adulteration produces a false-negative drug test result. The validity of any drug test depends on the integrity of the urine sample. There is absolutely no need […]

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Are there products that can be used in the tests to give a false negative? What can be done to avoid this?

October 16, 2012

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Although there are only a small handful of products that can be used to change the result of an impending test, there are validity screens available which can detect these adulterants. Some are integrated into the tests, such as the iCup®, which has built-in adulteration available, and we also have individual adulteration strips.

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Is it possible to cheat the iCup® drug screen by substitutimg or adulterating the specimen?

October 12, 2012

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No. The iCup® A.D. contains a specimen validity test or SVT strip that verifies the validity of a specimen. The SVT strip checks for oxidants, specific gravity and pH in the specimen. For example, if someone tries to substitute water for urine, the specific gravity indicator will show an abnormal reading.

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Identifying Adulterants

October 8, 2012

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Identifying Adulterants

Urine adulteration is an issue that you cannot ignore. Adulteration is the intentional tampering with a urine sample by the donor to avoid detection of illicit drug use. Successful adulteration produces a false-negative drug test result. The validity of any drug test depends on the integrity of the urine sample. There is absolutely no need […]

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