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How long does it take to pass a nicotine test

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Sieb
Family Medicine 14 years experience
Not entirely sure: It depends on how they test you and what they are testing you for (nicotine or cotinine). If it's the most common urine test it can stay there for up ... Read More
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Hard to say: depends on what test they are using, and you don't say which Friday you are talking about, what tomorrow is. If you are talking about having had a fe... Read More

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Don't use nicotine: If you are smoking or chewing tobacco and your employer (or whoever) is testing for it, it is going to test positive unless you quit. Cotinine, the m... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yolanda Wade
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Ask for help to quit: Nicotine and its metabolites may be detected in blood tests for up to two(2) weeks. I am not aware of any methods to "pass" a nicotine/ cotinine test... Read More
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 40 years experience
Don't smoke again: There is nothing you can do other than not smoke any more. You may still pass depending on the type of test. You will pass a blood test after 1-10 day... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Martin
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 28 years experience
Nicotine: Stop chewing tobacco. Your nicotine level will go down with time.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Several days: Nicotine is more slowly absorbed and may accumulate a bit more in people who use smokeless tobacco, but in general it will remain detectable as cotini... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Probably: You may pass the test, but your lungs will not have recovered from the insult of tobacco and it may make recovery from anesthesia more difficult. It w... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
Ophthalmology 26 years experience
For any type of: surgery, you have to quit smoking regardless, because you at risk of atelectasis, or your lungs (partial or full collapse) post surgically, and it red... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Laura McMullen
Pediatrics 21 years experience
It : It depends on whether the nicotine test is a urine test, blood test or hair follicle test and how much you smoke. For most people, a urine test takes... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
No nicotine: If you did not take any nicotine, either by smoking, chewing, gum or patches, you should pass the test. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh ve... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Not smoke!!: If you are asking how to "beat" the test, it would be unethical for any physician to give you advice on that. The way to pass ANY drug test is to NOT ... Read More

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