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I Take The Following Medications: Lisinprol, Levothroxine, Metroprolol , Flucaticasone,

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Posted on Thu, 23 Jun 2022
Question: I take the following medications: lisinprol, levothroxine, metroprolol, flucaticasone, buspirone, gabapetin, simvastin,,nitroglcerine Plus I have Kidney failure...I had a positive for Amphetamine or methamphetimine.. Can it have been caused by my Medication and Health problems
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Answered by Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar (2 days later)
Brief Answer:
Metoprolol can be the cause of a positive test

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear,
I read carefully your query and understand your concern.

Metoprolol can cause a false positive test of Amphetamine.

Hope my answer was helpful.
If you have further queries feel free to contact me again.

Kind regards!

Dr.Dorina Gurabardhi
General &Family Physician
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I Take The Following Medications: Lisinprol, Levothroxine, Metroprolol , Flucaticasone,

Brief Answer: Metoprolol can be the cause of a positive test Detailed Answer: Hello dear, I read carefully your query and understand your concern. Metoprolol can cause a false positive test of Amphetamine. Hope my answer was helpful. If you have further queries feel free to contact me again. Kind regards! Dr.Dorina Gurabardhi General &Family Physician