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Opiate Metabolites [14539X]
30 mL urine
Plastic Container, leak-proof
Refrigerated (cold packs)
Refrigerated: 7 days
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
14225 Newbrook Drive
Chantilly, VA 20153
Set up: Daily a.m.; Report available: Next day
Opiates are detected by EMIT and individual drugs are confirmed (codeine, morphine). Codeine metabolizes to morphine. Hydrocodone metabolizes to hydromorphone. All four drugs are controlled Rx. Morphine may also be present from heroin and poppy seed ingestion. Presence of drug in the urine indicates prior exposure to the drug.
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