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how long does nicotine stay in saliva

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Variable, but the: Companies that manufacture the tests say that saliva can remain positive for 7-10 days, whereas blood and urine tests are generally negative within 3- ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
About a week: 2-3 days may be sufficient, but to be safer, go for a week. Once you are off for a week, do not ever go back to using tobacco. For good health - Have ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Asseff
28 years experience Dentistry
Hours: Nicotine lasts about 6-8 hours in your body.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
36 years experience Internal Medicine
17 hr half life: for 'cotinin' the screened for breakdown product of nicotine. So.... half is there at 17 hrs, 1/4 at 34 hrs... etc. a hundred fold down is likely to b ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Hoffman
57 years experience Psychiatry
If helps, longer: The medical potion is relatively quick;however if you benefit from continued chewing; i feel this great substitute. Would like to hear additional inf ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
71 years experience Dermatology
NICORETTE (nicotine gum) DIRECTIONS: Look at the directions on the package!
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
40 years experience Dentistry
7-10 days: Different tests have different sensitivities but nicotine in saliva falls in this range.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
40 years experience Dentistry
Dipstick: Similar to a ph or chlorine test strip for testing swimming pool water, a nicotine test strip is placed in a saliva sample where it reacts to cotinine ... Read More
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Dr. Ajay Acharya
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No: THC and nicotine are different chemical.
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe/not: The time needed for 1/2 the nicotine to leave your system is up to 40 hours (half life). Most consider 4 half lives to be needed to remove most traces ... Read More

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