Can Zoloft (sertraline) cause a false positive urine drug screen for benzodiadepines?

Possible. It is possible and there is some data to support: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2728940/#__ffn_sectitle This could be a class effect with that class of drugs. Always talk to your doctor for anything medical. .

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If I only took trazadone once, 50mg how long before it will be out of my urine?? I heard it could cause false positive for a urine drug screen

Trazodone. This medication can cause false positives in urine drug screens but not in confirmatory testing. If you have a prescription for this or any other medication you do not need to worry, it is when you take this or any medication that you do not have a prescription for that you run into trouble in drug tests, false positive or not. Read more...

I took a urine drug screen and benzodiazepines showed up in my metabolites I haven't taken a benzo in three months but have a bad liver is that why?

Benzos. Benzos and their metabolites can easily turn up in urine drug screens for months.... Up to 120 days after use, especially if one was taking them on a regular basis. This fact is regardless of liver disease or not. Read more...
Drug testing. Urine drugs tests are quite accurate. When reported as +, it means it has shown positive on an initial chemical screening ; then usually also been confirmed by a test for a specific molecule. The confirmations generally do not cross react with other substances ("false positives"). With a sick liver, it can take some time for benzos to clear, but I have not seen it be more than 1 mo, at most 2. Read more...

Hi docs, would Ambien (zolpidem) show up as benzodiazepine in an urine drug screen sent to a lab?

No. Ambien/zolpidem, although sharing properties with benzodiazepines, is distinct enough not to give a positive as a benzodiazepine on a standard urine drug screen testing for benzodiazepines. That said, a special test can be done to look for zolpidem metabolites if desired. Further, it is recommended to only take medications prescribed to you making it expected for you and your doctor if tested for. Read more...

How long will portable test positive in a urine drug screen?

Urine Drug Screening. At least up to sixty days. I recently had a man who was obese test positive for five months after he stopped using marijuana. Read more...
Please restate ? I suspect you meant pot. Please resubmit your question. Read more...