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preemployment saliva drug testing

I have a pre employment saliva drug test in 2 days. I've had one 80mg op, and 5 7.5 Norco today. I've had gastric bypass, 8 years ago, I have a prescription for the Norco, but honestly I got the cop's from a friend. I know this info isn't clear. But my question is, my prescription for my Norco is from December. How long is the prescription considered valid. As I got a printout from my pharmacy of all my meds , so I can declare them. And does the 80mg op show up as the same as the Norco because they are both opiates? Also does the gastric bypass affect how long the drugs will show up in a saliva test. If anyone has info, I would really appreciate it.
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  • dilaurodilauro ConnecticutPosts: 9,859
    Ok, let me start

    a) You asked how long a prescription is valid for. That information is mandatory and is printed on every prescription bottle and / or information handed out with the medication.
    mixedflowers said:

    I've had one 80mg op, and 5 7.5 Norco today
    b) I am not sure what you mean by 80mg op

    c) gastric bypass impact on how long a drug...... a drug is a drug is a drug, doesnt really matter what the symptom is

    The best I can say is that when you go in for the test, tell them everything , make sure you leave nothing out. Doing it this way will at least send the message that you are up front and honest and not trying to hide something.
    Ron DiLauro Spine-Health System Administrator
    I am not a medical professional. I comment on personal experiences
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