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how long will methadone stay in your urine

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
Why?: Why did you take it? Is it prescribed to you? I assume that your asking how long it sticks around in the urine is because you should not have taken ... Read More
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
About a week : It is unpredictable. If you mess with this stuff, you are risking not just your sobriety, but your life. It is not worth it.
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Dr. Panagiota Korenis
12 years experience Psychiatry
Not a good idea: Methadone is an opiate and is one of the most addictive substances that should only be taken with medical supervision. I really encourage you to thin ... Read More

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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
I don't know: I was able to find information about a lab which routinely does methadone drug testing.Their service keeps specimens for retesting for 30 days. I woul ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Tyson
38 years experience Pain Management
Long time: Methadone is very fat soluble and stays in your fatty tissue for a long time. If you have been taking it chronically then it may still there is a good ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Methadone: is a long acting m opioid receptor agonist. The half-life of (R, S)-methadone is 15-60 hours. It takes approximately 6 half lives for a drug to be e ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rashed Hasan
30 years experience Pediatrics
Methadone: Lorazepam should be out of the system within 24-48 hrs, however methadone has a half life that can be as long as 60 hours and therefore may be detect ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Habit-forming drugs: Methadone is generally detectable in urine for up to 5 days after last dose. Lorazepam is listed as Benzodiazepines which shows in urine for 1-6 weeks ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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A week or more: methadone is a very long-acting drug and is very slowly metabolized. The parent drug can stick around for 5-10 days in urine after a single dose, and ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
17 years experience Family Medicine
Methadone: methadone should show up as an opiate on a drug screen
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Choquette
34 years experience Pain Management
Yes it can: Methadone has a 2-1/2 day half-life and can easily still be detectable several days later.
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Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience Psychiatry
Varies: Metrhadone half-life, the time it takes for half of the medication to be gone, is between eight (8) and 59 hours depending on many factors. It also d ... Read More

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