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Test Code MMU Methadone Metabolite, Qualitative Screen, Urine

Important Note

N/A

Additional Codes

Emergency Drugs of Abuse Screen; EDS

Specimen Type

Urine, random

Container/Tube

Sterile Urine Container

Offsite Collection Instructions

1. Collect without additives or preservatives.
2. Random urine collections only.
3. Transport refrigerated (2-8° C).

Turnaround Time

4  hours

Test Includes

Qualitative screening for methadone metabolite in urine

Preferred Volume

0.5 mL

UCMC Collection Instructions

1. Collect without additives or preservatives.
2. Random urine collections only.
3. Transport refrigerated (2-8° C).

Test Usage

For medical purposes only.
This test must not be used for employee drug testing or other
purposes requiring a chain of custody handling procedure.

Additional Information

Cutoff values used to discern “positive” from
“none detected” results:
Methadone Metabolite 100 ng/mL

All positive results are considered presumptive unless confirmed
by an alternate method.

Critical Results

None

Fee Code

31580307

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.2 mL

DAY(S) AND TIME(S) PERFORMED

24 hours, 7 days a week including holidays.

STAT DAY(S) AND TIME(S) PERFORMED

Available

CPT

80307

Method Name

Enzyme Immunoassay

Reference Values

None detected

Reject Due To

Random Collections ONLY.
NO preservatives or additives or sample will be rejected.

STAT Turnaround Time

1 hour

Synonyms

EDDP, Methadone Metabolite

Test Limitations

All positive results are considered presumptive unless confirmed
by an alternate method. This test should not be used for employee
drug screening or other purposes requiring a chain of custody
handling procedure.

Stability: Refrigerated

5 days