14 Panel Drug Test: What it is and the drugs it can detect

Drug Testing is an analysis of specimen to discover any presence of drugs. Detection period varies from the drugs that were used. Some can be detected after a few hours while some might takes days for it to be detected. 14 panel drug test includes testing for the use of Amphetamine, Barbiturates, Benzodiazepines, Cocaine, Fentanyl, Marijuana, Methadone, Meperidine, Opiates, Oxycodone, PCP, Propoxyphene, Sufentanil, and Tramadol.

One of the drugs is the amphetamine is a central nervous system stimulant. This drug can also be used as a treatment for certain conditions like deficit hyperactivity disorder and narcolepsy. The effect might be felt immediately or within 30 minutes. On the other hand, Maijuana comes from the hemp plant cannabis sativa. People usually smoke marijuana or eat it. Some says that marijuana has some particles that may treat conditions that is why some agrees that it should be legal for medical purposes.

Mephedrone DrugCocaine is a powerful drug made from the leaves of a coca plant. It is either inhaled or dissolved in the water. Its effects may last from 15 minutes to an hour. Opiates are groups of drugs used for treating pain and are also highly addictive. It comes from poppy plants which can be natural or synthetic. PCP also known as angel dust is a white crystalline powder that can make the user feel detached and can also cause hallucinations and seizures. Benzodiazepines, on the other hand are used for treating anxiety, seizures and insomnia as it produces a calming effect.

Barbiturates are commonly used to treat anxiety and sleeping disorders but can cause death in some cases as it acts as a central nervous system depressant. Methadone is also used as a pain reliever and it has the capacity to reduce the withdrawal symptoms in people addicted to heroin and that is why it is also used as a substitute for heroin. Propoxyphen usually relieves moderate to severe pain and is a narcotic pain reliever. Like Propoxyphen, Oxycodone is also a narcotic drug. It can slow or stop your breathing so it’s not recommended to persons with asthma and other breathing problems.

Meperidine is a narcotic analgesic that may also be used before surgery to support anesthesia. It changes the way the body senses pain. Tramadol is also used as a pain reliever. Fentanyl is more powerful than morphine and is used to treat people with chronic pain who are physically tolerant to opiates as the drug is a synthetic opiate analgesic. Sufentanil is more potent than Fetanyl to decrease the pain. Although most of the drugs included in the 14 panel drug test are commonly used as pain killers, these drugs can become addicting and may result to health problems or even cause death.

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Posted on June 5, 2015, in medical equipment and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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