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A 43-year-old member asked:

Can lidocaine patch fail a drug test?

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Dr. Stefan Hariskov
Anesthesiology 16 years experience
Thanks for asking!: Not really, Lidocaine is a local anesthetic and is not monitored with drug tests.
Dr. Vivian Hernandez-popp
Anesthesiology 29 years experience
No: If Lidocaine is detected in your urine and you have a doctor's prescription for Lidoderm it should not be seen as a inconsistent result.

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Would lidocaine show up in a drug test?

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No: Drug screen would not test for lidocaine.

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