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Doctor insights on: Do Morphine And Heroin Test Different

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Would giving a former heroin addict morphine cause them to relapse?

Would giving a former heroin addict morphine cause them to relapse?

Relspse: Since morphine is derived from the same plant possible. However I wouldn't withhold in an acute pain situation such as surgery ...Read more

Morphine (Definition)

Morphine is an opioid pain medication. An opioid is sometimes called a narcotic. Morphine is used to treat moderate to severe pain. Short-acting forumations are taken as needed for pain. Extended-release morphine is for use when around-the-clock ...Read more


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Can you tell me what is the difference between morphine and heroin?

Almost the same: Morphine and heroin are narcotic analgesics which are indicated for moderate to severe pain. Heroin (diamorphine) is a derivative of the morphine, but it is more potent after chemical treatment with acetyl molecule. That’s allows heroin to cross the blood-brain barrier more quickly than ordinary morphine.
Heroin is restricted in the usa as a medication. ...Read more

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How can a person that has never had morphine or heroin be tested positive for it?

False positive test: Drug tests can produce a false positive in 5-10 percent of the time which means the test is positive even though the person did not take and drugs, and false negatives in 10-15 percent of the time. Things that can trigger a false positive for opioids are poppy seeds, quinolone antibiotic. ...Read more

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What is the difference between heroin, opium and morphine?

Chemical Structure: All of these are differentiated by their chemical structure. Heroin and opium are schedule one substances which are illegal in the us and considered to have no medicinal value. ...Read more

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What is the difference between sleeping and being on the nod from drugs such as heroin or morphine?

What is the difference between sleeping and being on the nod from drugs such as heroin or morphine?

One is normal-sleep: The other is a self-destructive side effect of a narcotic. "On the nod"?? - see a funeral director. ...Read more

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Could codeine give the same happy feeling as morphine and heroin; jonathan gornall journalist said it is a?

Could codeine give the same happy feeling as morphine and heroin; jonathan gornall journalist said it is a?

Opiates: Codeine is an opiate like morphine and heroin. Morphine is extracted directly from the seed pods of certain poppy plants, and both heroin and Codeine are processed from morphine. Intoxication from all three can lead to a temporary "happy" high, but this isn't long-term happiness. All are habit-forming, too -- especially if you're using them for intoxication rather than pain control. ...Read more

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Exactly what drugs cause morphine to come up on a drug test?

Exactly what drugs cause morphine to come up on a drug test?

Drug tests: False positives can occur if using cough suppressants, antihistamines, some antibiotics, codeine, asthma medications, sinus medications, nyquil, phenergan, (promethazine) poppy seeds, ultram. ...Read more

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I tested positive for heroin using a drug swab test. Never even seen heroin let alone use. Any ideas what caused this?

May never find out: From time to time, labs make mistakes. Specimens get switched. Technicians make clerical errors. Poppy seeds may have cross-reacted. Or if it's just a swab and there is no second test, a simple false-positive 'for no reason.' a test result cannot have any medicolegal consequence unless it is confirmed by a second test that uses a different chemical principle. ...Read more

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Me and my friend are debating this but is morphine and dilaudid in the same drug class? I'm ellerject to morphine so I would think they are different?

Yes, same group: Morphine, the prototype of opioid analgesics, is a full "pure" agonist of the mu receptor and so is dilaudid. ...Read more

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What are the tests for heroin addiction?

What are the tests for heroin addiction?

Troubles from it: Similarly to other addictions, you have it if you do it instead of doing other important things, if you think about it all the time, if you cannot stop doing it even though you realize it is detrimental., etc etc. Also, by the way, you have withdrawals from not using it. Withdrawals can be classical, or just insomnia, anxiety, etc. If you feel better after doing heroin - you are also addicted. ...Read more

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How are cocaine and heroin withdrawal different?

How are cocaine and heroin withdrawal different?

Differences: Cocaine results in irritability, depression, anxiety. Heroin withdrawal results in anxiety, restlessness, diarrhea, muscle aches, and flu like symptoms. ...Read more

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How long does heroin stay in your system? I have a urine test coming up

How long does heroin stay in your system? I have a urine test coming up

I am concerned for u: Because you are more worried about passing a drug test than you are by the fact that you are using heroin. The mortality of heroin addiction is about 8% per year, which is about the mortality of breast cancer. I strongly urge you to get help for your substance abuse, rather than worrying about getting caught (which might be the best thing to happen to you if it facilitates getting help). ...Read more

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I go to my po on friday and used heroin on monday will I fail my urine test?

I go to my po on friday and used heroin on monday will I fail my urine test?

That was not smart!: Heroin is thought to be detectable by standard drug tests on urine between 24 and 48 hours after use. Some highly sensitive drug screens may pick up on traces as long as 3 to 5 days. It was a big gamble you took! ...Read more

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I had a urine test done it csme up it had morphine in my urine. But I don't take drugs?

I had a urine test done it csme up it had morphine in my urine. But I don't take drugs?

Cross reactivity: Certain antibiotics can cause false positive opiate results on urine drug screens. Although most urine drug screens are now more sensitive, eating poppy seeds has been also known to cause this. ...Read more

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Can someone taking morphine test positive for fentanyl although they have never taken fentanyl?

Can someone taking morphine test positive for fentanyl although they have never taken fentanyl?

It is possible: Both drugs in the same class (opioids) so they will both show up the same. Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid and much stronger than morphine. When testing for Morphine, it will show positive for morphine metabolites or fentanyl. Take care. ...Read more

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I was just told my daughters drug test didn't show pure heroin but heroin "metabolites" and I don't understand what that means?

I was just told my daughters drug test didn't show pure heroin but heroin "metabolites" and I don't understand what that means?

Heroin metabolites: Hey wake up - this means that she has used heroin. Metabolites only show up after metabolism in the liver so she has used Heroin - get her some help before she dies from using heroin. ...Read more

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If I quit heroin at 19 weeks will my baby test for it?

If I quit heroin at 19 weeks will my baby test for it?

Drug test: As a rule drug taken after 12 weeks will show up in the meconium (baby 's poop) and the cord blood. Congratulations on getting clean please get therapy or go to NA to help with support and staying clean. ...Read more

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Tested positive for heroin twice w/swab test. Never used! Should I ask for blood and/or urine test?

Tested positive for heroin twice w/swab test. Never used! Should I ask for blood and/or urine test?

Exercise your rights: Get legal counsel first. If an unknown enemy has administered heroin to you so that you will lose your job, then you will test positive and are in serious danger. A swab result alone can be false positive cannot be used against you since it must be confirmed with a second test using a different chemical principle. However, some dunce may not know this. I am sorry this is happening to you. ...Read more

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Failed a drug test for hydro morphone and morphine. Exactly what drugs cause you to fail for both of those? Any websites to helpme read about these

Failed a drug test for hydro morphone and morphine. Exactly what drugs cause you to fail for both of those? Any websites to helpme read about these

Drug tests: False positives can occur if using cough suppressants, antihistamines, some antibiotics, codeine, asthma medications, sinus medications, nyquil, phenergan, (promethazine) poppy seeds, ultram. ...Read more

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Let's say it's already in my system twice in the past week I have a drug test on Thursday what is the best way to help heroin get out of my system for a urine test?

Let's say it's already in my system twice in the past week I have a drug test on Thursday what is the best way to help heroin get out of my system for a urine test?

Hmmmmm: Chew gum and eat lots of tic tack.

seriously,

do you really think a medical professional will answer that?

if you have an addiction to heroin, I would strongly advise getting some help. Please talk to your doctor in regards to getting into rehab. It will be the best thing you can do for yourself.
cheers ...Read more

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Will heroin and oxycontin show up as the same thing on a saliva drug test?

It depends.: Some commercially available tests distinguish between natural and synthetic opiates. Others do not. ...Read more

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Can heroin and oxy contin show up as the same thing on a saliva drug test?

No: Although ultimately from the same base substance, these are two different drugs and there is specific testing for each. ...Read more