PDSUX - Overview: Drug Screen, Prescription/OTC, Chain of Custody, Urine

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Test ID: PDSUX    
Drug Screen, Prescription/OTC, Chain of Custody, Urine

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

The qualitative detection and identification of prescription or over-the-counter drugs frequently found in drug overdose or used with a suicidal intent


This test is designed to provide, when possible, the identification of all drugs present.


Chain of custody is required whenever the results of testing could be used in a court of law. Its purpose is to protect the rights of the individual contributing the specimen by demonstrating that it was under the control of personnel involved with testing the specimen at all times; this control implies that the opportunity for specimen tampering would be limited.

Additional Tests Lists test(s) that are always performed, at an additional charge, with the initial test(s)

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
COCHChain of Custody ProcessingNoYes

Special Instructions and Forms Describes specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test. Also includes pertinent information and consent forms to be used when requesting a particular test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS)

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Drug Scrn, Prescription/OTC, CoC, U

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

10-Hydroxy-10,11-Dihydrocarbamazepine (Metabolite of Oxcarbazepine)
Acetaminophen (Tylenol)
Acetylsalicylate (Aspirin)
Advil (Ibuprofen)
Allobarbital (Dialog)
Ambien (Zolpidem)
Amitriptyline (Elavil)
Amobarbital (Amytal)
Anafranil (Clomipramine)
ASA (Aspirin)
Atarax (Hydroxyzine)
Barbita (Phenobarbital)
Benadryl (Diphenhydramine)
Bupropion (Amfebutamone, Wellbutrin, Zyban)
Butabarbital (Butisol)
Butalbital (Fiorinal)
Butisol (Butabarbital)
Calan (Verapamil)
Carbamazepine (Tegretol)
Cardizem (Diltiazem)
Carisoprodol (Soma)
Celexa (Citalopram)
Celontin (Methsuximide)
Chlordiazepoxide (Librium)
Chlorpheniramine (Chlor-Trimeton, Efidac, Teldrin)
Chlorproamide (Diabinese)
Citalopram (Celexa)
Clozapine (Clozaril)
Cyclobenzaprine (Flexeril)
Depakote (Valproic Acid)
Desipramine (Norpramin)
Desyrel (Trazodone)
Dilantin (Phenytoin)
Diphenhydramine (Benadryl)
Diprivan (Propofol)
Doxepin (Sinequan)
Doxylamine (Unisom)
Effexor (Venlafaxine)
Efidac (Chlorpheniramine)
Equanil (Meprobamate)
Ethosuximide (Zarontin)
Excedrin (Acetaminophen)
Felbamate (Felbatol)
Fenesin (Guaifenesin)
Fiorinal (Butalbital)
Flagyl (Metronidazole)
Fluconazole (Diflucan)
Fluoxetine (Prozac)
Gemfibrozil (Lopid)
Gemonil (Metharbital)
Guaifenesin (Fenesin, Humibid, Humibid LA, Mucinex, Organidin NR, Robitussin)
Hydroxyzine (Atarax)
Imipramine (Tofranil)
Isoptin (Verapamill)
Lamictal (Lamotrigine)
Lamotrigine (Lamictal)
Lidocaine (Xylocaine)
Lopid (Gemfibrozil)
Luminal (Phenobarbital)
Mebaral (Mephobarbital)
Mephobarbital (Mebaral)
Meprobamate (Miltown)
Methadone (Dolophine)
Metharbital (Gemonil)
Metronidazole (Flagyl)
MHC (Oxcarbazepine Metabolite)
MHD (Oxcarbazepine Metabolite)
Mirtazapine (Remeron)
Mysoline (Primidone)
Naprosyn (Naproxen)
Naproxen (Naprosyn)
Nembutal (Pentobarbital)
Norpramin (Desipramine)
Nuprin (Ibuprofen)
Organidin NR (Guaifenesin)
Oxcarbazepine Metabolite (MHC)
Oxcarbazepine Metabolite (MHD)
Pamelor (Nortriptyline)
Paroxetine (Paxil)
Paxil (Paroxetine)
Pentazocine (Talwin)
Pentobarbital (Nembutal)
Phenergan (Promethazine)
Phenytoin (Dilantin)
Primidone (Mysoline)
Promethazine (Phenergan)
Propofol (Diprivan)
Prozac (Fluoxetine)
Quetiapine (Seroquel)
Quinidine (Quinidex)
Reglan (Metoclopramide)
Remeron (Mirtazapine)
Robitussin (Guaifenesin)
Secobarbital (Seconal)
Seconal (Secobarbital)
Seroquel (Quetiapine)
Sertraline (Zoloft)
Sinequan (Doxepin)
Solfoton (Phenobarbital)
Soma (Carisoprodol)
Somophyllin (Theophylline)
Surmontil (Trimipramine)
Talwin (Pentazocine)
TCA (Tricyclic Antidepressants)
Tegretol (Carbamazepine)
Teldrin (Chlorpheniramine)
Ticlid (Ticlopidine)
Ticlopidine (Ticlid)
Tofranil (Imipramine)
Topamax (Topiramate)
Topiramate (Topamax)
Tramadol (Ultram)
Tricyclic Antidepressants (TCA)
Trileptal (Oxcarbazepine)
Trimipramine (Surmontil)
Tuinal (Amobarbital and Secobarbital)
Ultram (Tramadol)
Unisom (Doxylamine)
Valproic Acid (Depakene)
Valproic Acid (Depakote)
Venlafaxine (Effexor)
Verapamil (Calan)
Verelan (Verapamil)
Wellbutrin (Bupropion)
Xylocaine (Lidocaine)
Zarontin (Ethosuximide)
Zoloft (Sertraline)
Zyban (Bupropion)
Diltiazem (Cardizem)
Dolophine (Methadone)
Lexapro (Citalopram)
Motrin (Ibuprofen)
Nortriptyline (Pamelor)
Propoxyphene (Darvon)
Theo-Dur (Theophylline)