would the methadone pill show up in the urine test any different than the liquid methadone? Would you get a difference in the test than you normally would get. Or is methadone liquid the same as methadone pill? Does it read the same? I know I probably don't make any sense, I hope someone knows what I am trying to say. I am going on vacation and I don't have enough methadone so I am going to have to guest dose. But I have some prescription methadone pills. I also have some liquid. But I don't want to fail the drug test either, but I may have to mix the two methadones in order to keep from guest dosing. Can anyone answer this for me. I leave in 2 weeks.
If you take liquid methadone and take a prescription methadone pill, then take a urine test?
- 29 May 2010 by ohithurts
- 27 March 2015
Added 29 May 2010:
I know I sound stupid. But I am just worried. I have never failed a drug test at the clinic. I don't want to fail one now. They told me they would make an exception dose for me, since I left and was only gone 1 month and was up to a phase 3. But, they turned me down. So now, I have no take homes only Sunday doses. And I leave next weekend for vacation for a week. I know I can split my dose in half. Thank gosh I have this Sunday and Monday the holiday and next Sunday for take homes. I can make that last 3 days. I am on 60 mg. I have 7- 10mg pills. I may have to dose 1 time. Maybe 2 times. but that is all I am going to do. i wil be okay. IF, IF, I can pass the drug test when I get back to the clinic and they don't see that I have been taking the pills...I should be ok...someone tell me please. i know it is dishonest..but I gotta do what I gotta do.
you have absolutely nothing to worry about! The active ingredient is the same, and that is all they check for. I know that the test usually just says "yes" or "no" answers, and does not give the levels of the drug.
One time I had a test that came up dirty for other opiates. I was clean, and I knew it, although I did have a prescription for oxycontin xr for breakthrough pain, I still knew I was clean. I requested a second test to find the levels, which were negligent, and to this day, I attribute the trace positive finding to eating a loaf of poppy-seed bread from the health food store! The Poppy Seed defense is Real!
Don't worry, you will be fine!
No, it would not show up
The only way you could get caught is if they did a level check.The test they give to clients who have take homes in order to see if they may be selling take homes.It maybe part of the way they test all clients.My guess is you would get caught
Yes it will. It has every time I have tested.
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