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A 32-year-old male asked:

If you drink one time and have an etg test come up two months after you drank, will you fail an etg hair follicle test? im getting alot of diff answrs

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
ETG is a urine test: ETG is not done on hair but on urine. It is usually not positive five days after the last drink. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex.

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