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Discussion in 'Heroin' started by Sue, Apr 11, 2016.

  1. Sue

    Sue Member

    Hello
    I would like to ask how easy it is for someone in a methodone program to do heroin and have clean urines? They have been in program for 4 months and a drug test from work shows positive and program test shows negative....I am educated family member but just trying to figure out how this is possible....wouldn't methodone program discontinue your program if you are using?? Any insight is appreciated
  2. LoveEcho

    LoveEcho Community Champion

    Methadone will not show up in a drug test unless it's specifically tested for. Methadone patients are covered under the Americans with Disabilities Act and cannot be denied or fired from a job for being prescribed methadone.

    So, I'm not sure how your family member failed the test unless they've been using an opioid.
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