How long does it take for percocet or methadone to leave your body, for a drug test?

Answers (2)

18 May 2011

need more information, how long have you been taking it, how much a day. when is your drug test, if you have just started taking it and maybe take 5 pills a day for a month, it would take aprox, 48-72hrs to get out of your system, if you drink a TON TON TON TON of water or other fluid and pee a whole lot (lol) it will flush your system out of all the toxins a little faster, so drink drink drink, espcially if the test is coming up soon. but that is what i based what i said on, i don't know how you take it, or how long you have been taking it?

Votes: +1
Anonymous

19 May 2011

To Brrr's answer I would also tell you to try hot baths with epsoms salts to sweat, but opiates really need to metabolize out of you system, so some good old fashioned walking or exercise will help more than the water or baths. Percocet can take between 3 and 8 days, depending on your metabolism, the sensitivity of the test, and how much and how long you have been taking it. I hate to tell you this next part, methadone can be detected for several weeks, it is a LONG acting opiate, so, it takes more time.

Votes: +2

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar questions

How long does this drug stay in your system?

I took two (percocet 5/325 on Wed and will be having a swab drug test on Saturday night, will I pass?

1 answer 3 Oct 2009

Should I tell them at my job interview that I'm on methadone before I take the drug test?

I've been on Methadone for about 3 years and now I have to take a drug test for a potential job. I'm not sure if I should be up front with ...

10 answers 19 May 2011

Help please! Pre employment drug test soon have prescription for methadone?

Hello, I am in a LVN program and have a drug test soon for my hospital/long term care facility placement. I am on methadone maintenance and have been ...

3 answers 10 Sep 2011

I have been on Suboxone for almost 2 years and had a mandatory drug test at the doctor's office?

... today. Somehow, the test came back positive for both percocet and methadone in addition to suboxone. It was one of those quick test that show the ...

2 answers 17 Nov 2011

I need to know how long it will take Lorcet 10/650 to get out of my body?

Am on Percocet 7.5 but there not helping. I still have some Lorcet's left. I have got to go back to the Pain Center in 11 days. do you take if I ...

1 answer 25 Jan 2012