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Saliva Drug Test

Saliva Drug Test

Workplace testing for drug use comes in many different forms.

Most companies will rely on urine testing as a means of catching out drug use over the previous 72 hour period. This option has its pros and cons and is not the only method available to companies.

Saliva testing methods are improving and are increasingly seen as one of the best ways to determine recent drug use.

This is particularly the case when combating the use of marijuana.

What Is The Saliva Test And What Types Of Drugs Can Companies Test For?

Saliva Test

The saliva test is a simple swab to collect oral fluid and test that saliva for traces of drug abuse. There are currently five drug types that testers can screen for with this method. They are cannabis (THC), cocaine and crack (COC), Opiates (OPI), amphetamines (AMP) and Methamphetamine (MET/MDMA).

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