... will this be in the blood stream, he is DOT Certified. He has stopped taking it two days ago.
How long has he been taking them and when is his "return to work" drug screen due? Most CDL operators are subjected to annual, pre-employment, post accident, random, and suspicion drug screens. Usually when someone is off work due to an accident, and has a "safety sensitive" position, even if his test came up positive for opiates, he has a legitimate reason for them to be in his system. If he works for a private company, he may have to be "clean" in order to return to work. But he can not be fired for a positive test due to his legally prescribed meds. The worst that could happen is they have him wait until they are fully out of his system before returning to work. Was it an injury where he won't need the meds anymore? If so, I would give it at least 5-7 days for it to show negative. Drink as much water as possible. The more he urinates the faster they will be out of his system.
Good luck to you,
- Percocet Information for Consumers
- Percocet Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Percocet (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 19 Dec 2009 • 2 answers
Dromadol SR - I am a truck driver I need to know is ultram ok to take or is it one of the dot druds?
Posted 24 May 2011 • 2 answers
Posted 27 Feb 2012 • 2 answers
Posted 29 Jul 2013 • 2 answers
Posted 2 Nov 2013 • 4 answers