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A 30-year-old female asked:

If i took 5mg methadone monday morning, would it still be detectable in my urine friday? i am 5'3" 130 lbs, if weight makes a difference

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Dr. Kenneth Choquette
Pain Management 37 years experience
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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