Drug Testing

Point of Care testing

Use: Confirm need for more advanced testing

Pros:

  • Immediate in-office results
  • Inexpensive

Cons:

  • Highly inaccurate
  • Minimal test selection
  • High possibility of false positives
  • Unable to determine sample tampering

Immunoassay Screening

Use: Verify the presence of an array of common drugs using qualitative results

Pros:

  • Fast turnaround of results
  • Ability to determine sample tampering
  • More accurate than point of care testing

Cons:

  • Possibility of false results (minimal)
  • Results are not reported as precise numbers
  • Limited to pinpointing drug class only – not specific metabolites

Confirmation Testing (Mass Spectrometry)

Use: Ensure test results are precise and accurate

Pros:

  • Definitive results for a wide array of tests available for urine and oral fluids.
  • Determine which metabolite and how much is present
  • Ability to determine sample tampering
  • Can pinpoint specific drug metabolites and quantity
  • No false results

Cons:

  • More involved process requires slightly longer turnaround time for results
  • Expensive

Testing Panels We Offer

  • Alcohol
  • Anti-Psychotic Medications
  • Barbiturates
  • Benzodiazepines
  • Illicit Drugs
  • Muscle Relaxants
  • Opiates
  • Synthetic Opiates
  • Semi-Synthetic Opiates
  • Sedatives
  • SSRIs/SNRIs
  • *Full testing menu available upon request

Ready to Get Started?

Call Now (808) 329-9675 or Email Us: inquiries@sglabshawaii.com