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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
No: Please don't eat baking soda.
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Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
No: It will not help you pass.

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Depending on the sensitivity, yes. Some cough syrups have alcohol in them. Tell the tester all of the meds you took so they can check for those and cl ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Yes: Metabolites of alcohol can be detected in urine up to 80 hour after drinking. The main metabolite is ethyl glucuronide, or etg.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Alcohol Detection: The simple answer is yes. New enzyme testing in urine means that alcohol may be detected for several days after use. Of course this also depends on ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Viraj Lakdawala
14 years experience Emergency Medicine
Probably not: You should have metabolized all of those 2 beers by noon today.
A 39-year-old member asked:
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Depends..: A blood alcohol test measures the amount of alcohol (ethanol) in your body. Alcohol is quickly absorbed into the blood and can be measured within minu ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rhonda Simons
15 years experience Family Medicine
Generally an : Hour for every drink you drink. So if you don't have the time to wait in a safe place after drinking or use dd.The etg test can still be positive 3-5 ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Test for what?: It depends on what is being tested for. Urine test for etg will be positive.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Evan Altman
19 years experience Psychiatry
UDS vs. other: A standard urine drug screen (uds) usually does not test for ethanol (alcohol in beer/wine/etc.). Alcohol is usually tested by a blood alcohol level ( ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rowena Desailly-chanson
27 years experience Neurology
Likely not: Probably not in a regular urine test.

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