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will alcohol show on a drug test

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cynthia Rector
28 years experience Psychiatry
NO: It's the not the kind of alcohol that is tested for. However, I would not recommend that it be ingested.

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Callaghan
52 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes.: Yes, if ingested.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dheeraj Raina
28 years experience Psychiatry
Depends: Depends on the substance, your body, the amounts and frequency of use, etc. This question usually raises concern that the person asking has an addict ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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No: It is metabolized to hippuric acid which will not show up on a urine test.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Maybe: I am not aware of this. Etomidate comes in a 35% solution with propylene glycol which might give a false positive depending on the assay method, but ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Al Marti
Dr. Al Marti answered
38 years experience Pain Management
No on urine: Typically no alcohol is detectable in urine after 24 hrs
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Doubt it: This may be disinformation intended to trouble you. Alcohol is burned by the body with zero-order kinetics -- steady rate. Perhaps there is a misunder ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Evan Altman
18 years experience Psychiatry
80 hrs EtG: Some urine testing can detect a breakdown product of ethanol (the form of alcohol in beverages) called ethyl glucuronide (etg), which can remain detec ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
About five days: An etg test for urine may be positive on an average of five days after last drink.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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I am more concerned: with your binge drinking, and the damage it will do to your liver, your stomach, your heart and to your LIFE than I am with your employment test. Mos ... Read More

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