Drug Testing Kits Urine -the pros and cons

Urine drug testing is still by far the most popular choice for most individuals or companies wanting to perform a drug test.

Cup urine drug test kit

E-Z split key integrated urine drug test cup kit

Why is urine drug testing still so popular ?

  1. It is the cheapest way to test for drugs use
  2. Urine drug testing is very quick & easy to do and gives results immediately
  3. The result from a urine drug test is easy to interpret
  4. Urine drug testing kits are highly accurate when compared to GCMS
  5. Urine drug testing kits are very reliable
  6. Urine drug testing kits offer a long detection period compared to saliva drug testing.
  7. The range of drugs that can be tested for currently is much larger than with saliva drug testing
  8. There are internationally agreed cut off levels for the detection of most drugs in urine

Are there any disadvantages to urine drug testing ?

  1. It does involve handling urine samples which can be off putting to some-although if you use an integrated drug testing cup the urine handling is kept to a minimum
  2. Observing sample collection is difficult so confidence in the urine sample is not as high as with a saliva drug test

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