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Stupid pee test Monster Max and Destry's 1 child; Xenia, Ohio 6201 posts
2nd Oct '12

So I have had my job for 4.5 months and they just sprang a drug test on me. Only thing that will be in there is possibly benzodiazepines. I have a 3 year old prescription for ativan that I've held on to for panic attacks. I know the script is no longer valid so the ativan that I took on Saturday might fail me. Does anyone know if it will show up 3 days later? I am 110lbs and moderately active. I've been drinking a good amount of water. But I don't know if 3 days is long enough for it to have passed through my system. I'm getting mixed answers on google so if anyone has any help I'd appreciate it. And before anyone asks me why I don't just get an updated rx, it's because I no longer have insurance and can't afford to see a doctor for my anxiety. Thanks in advance. Please dont quote this.

Tikaytasha 17 kids; New York 11503 posts
2nd Oct '12

I don't really think you could get in trouble for that. As long as you're not shooting up heroin/doing other crazy drugs, you should be fine.

taking a look at life Palm beach gardens, FL, United States 49057 posts
2nd Oct '12

1-6 weeks i'd be going to the ER so i didnt fail lol. http://www.passyourdrugtest.com/timetable.htm

mommy5916 Due October 8 (girl); 5 kids; California 2877 posts
2nd Oct '12

it will show up, just show them your old script you should be fine. my mom ran into this issue awhlie back, when she went for a cna job. good luck! and just be honest! let them know you have an old script, you dont use offten at all but just every so offten.

Liam's Mama 1 child; North Carolina 5474 posts
2nd Oct '12

Bring them the bottle. You'll be fine.

Monster Max and Destry's 1 child; Xenia, Ohio 6201 posts
2nd Oct '12

I took the last one sat and don't know why but I threw away the bottle.

whack a mole crazy Due January 23 (boy); Nebraska 2651 posts
2nd Oct '12

with my job at the manor i had to pee in a cup and my bipolar meds show up as opiates and they all freaked out and thought i was a huge drug addict. lol, i just had to tell them the meds i was on and how much i took and what they were for, it was fine.

Monster Max and Destry's 1 child; Xenia, Ohio 6201 posts
2nd Oct '12

I'm sure it will be fine if I don't have to show my rx but if I do I'm fucked. Do they just ask you or do they need proof? Because I have none.

whack a mole crazy Due January 23 (boy); Nebraska 2651 posts
2nd Oct '12
Quoting Monster Max and Destry's :" I'm sure it will be fine if I don't have to show my rx but if I do I'm fucked. Do they just ask you or do they need proof? Because I have none."



they didnt with me, just asked what it was for.

Monster Max and Destry's 1 child; Xenia, Ohio 6201 posts
2nd Oct '12

<blockquote><b>Quoting whack a mole crazy:</b>" they didnt with me, just asked what it was for."</blockquote>




Yeah, I have to go to a lab though.. So I don't know if that changes anything

whack a mole crazy Due January 23 (boy); Nebraska 2651 posts
2nd Oct '12
Quoting Monster Max and Destry's :" <blockquote><b>Quoting whack a mole crazy:</b>" they didnt with me, just asked what ... [snip!] ... asked what it was for."</blockquote> Yeah, I have to go to a lab though.. So I don't know if that changes anything"


not sure.

Liam's Mama 1 child; North Carolina 5474 posts
2nd Oct '12

<blockquote><b>Quoting Monster Max and Destry's :</b>" I'm sure it will be fine if I don't have to show my rx but if I do I'm fucked. Do they just ask you or do they need proof? Because I have none."</blockquote>




They'll need proof. Call the doctor that prescribed it and explain the situation and ask him to write you out something. Easy peasy.