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.

No

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

acetaminophen
amitriptyline
amobarbital
bupropion
butabarbital
butalbital
caffeine
carbamazepine
carisoprodol
chlorpheniramine
chlorpromazine
citalopram
clomipramine
clozapine
codeine
cyclobenzaprine
dextromethorphan
diazepam
diphenhydramine
doxepin
doxylamine
fentanyl
fluoxetine
guaifenesin
ibuprofen
imipramine
lamotrigine
levetiracetum
lidocaine
mephobarbital
meperidine
meprobamate
metaxalone
methadone
methsuximide
methylphenidate
midazolam
mirtazepine
naproxen
nordiazepam
nortriptyline
oxcarbazepine metabolite
pentobarbital
phenobarbital
primidone
promethazine
propofol
salicylate
secobarbital
sertraline
strychnine
theophylline
thioridazine
topiramate
tramadol
trazodone
trimipramine
venlafaxine
zaleplon
zolpidem