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will ibuprofen show up on drug test

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jane Steiner
43 years experience Psychiatry
maybe: It will show up only if they do a specific test looking for it. It is not the typical drug of abuse that is looked for.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jessica Allan
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Nope: Drinking coca tea or chewing coca leaves can produce metabolites that could cause a false positive DOA screening test. Not ibuprofen.
Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
No: It does not show up as cocaine.
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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It can have THC +: on older tests, but not for cocaine. Screening tests have many false positives, and ALL screening tests should be followed up with definitive tests (g ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
They can: But the 1st question is; why is the 16 year old having trouble sleeping. Talk to an adult you trust and discuss this problem with them. It would not s ... Read More
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Dr. Erin Robertson
19 years experience General Practice
Look on the fine : print. Anything that says "pm" on it has diphenhydramine aka Unisom aka Benadryl in it. Yes it can cause false positives. Depends on test brand. It's ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saul Hymes
15 years experience Pediatric Infectious Disease
No: No. Neither of those contain anything tested on a standard drug test.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amy Deeken
20 years experience Pathology
Should be negative: Ibuprofen should not affect a toxicology screen.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends on the test: The question is not clear, however, tests are generally specific for different drugs and vary between testing for urine and blood. Advil (ibuprofen) i ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Shane Russell-Jenkins
21 years experience Psychiatry
Possibly: Many over the counter medications can yield, what is called, a false positive, of which ibuprofen, can lead to a false positive for marijuana. A site ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Mostly for THC: but ONLY on the screening test, and NOT on confirmatory tests. If whoever is doing the testing only uses screening tests, and does not confirm the po ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Mostly for THC: but ONLY on the screening test, and NOT on confirmatory tests. If whoever is doing the testing only uses screening tests, and does not confirm the po ... Read More

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