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A 37-year-old female asked:

I had a random drug test because i am in a pain contract. a few days before, i had a uti and had been using azo tabs. the doctor will not refill my?

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Dr. James Lin
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Here are some...: If urine test is the must step before refilling pain med for your essential long-term pain control, you have be off AZO for 3-5 days so not to taint testing since AZO is not antibiotics. On the other hand, for someone with high trustworthiness, a doctor may refill pain med after properly documenting no clinical abuse of pain medication, which has become socially epidemic among many pain med users.

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