Xanax (Alprazolam) still is one of the most popular Benzos in the USA Ė doctors made almost 50 000 000 prescriptions last year. And how many recreational users take it daily?
That three things every Xanax user have to know:
#1 The standard drug screen does not detect Xanax in the urine. So, thereís no reason to be anxious.
#2 The extended test for benzodiazepines, can detect the presence of Xanax. Unfortunately, testing labs are increasingly using such type of drug screen.
So, itís critical to know the answer, how long does Xanax stay in urine.
Xanax helps to feel better in cases of anxiety, panic disorders, sleeplessness, phobia, and a lot of others. In the same time, Xanax rapidly forms the habit, addiction and can cause an overdose. Itís highly abusive, and being suddenly stopped causes withdrawal symptoms.
2-hour technology to get a clean sample if you have no time to complete detox still works.
When Xanax show up by the urine testing?
Xanax (Alprazolam) like other benzos, is a fast-acting drug. So it flushes from the system rapidly. However, each of us is different. Height, weight, age, level of health, a dose of Xanax, history of use, drug combination. Every detail count.
If youíve used Xanax or any reason, it stays in urine after the last intake ( updated in 2019)
Low-dose, single using
Moderate-dose, occasional using
High-dose, regular using
The cut-off level for Xanax is 400 ng/mL, and if youíre testing positive, the labs have to reconfirm the result using a more accurate GC/MS test. For those, who used Xanax or opiates and going to pass a drug test, a better way to clean from this substance.
How to know, are youíre at risk to be tested?
Random testing is not the best thing in the world. Possibility to be tested is higher or those, who:
Look for a job. As Xanax impacts on personís reaction, a job that requires to be attentive and fast. Heavy machinery, truck driving, military, work on the assembly still demand to follow their standards and not to use Benzos or similar ones.
- Be a professional athlete. Using Xanax recreationally cause serious implications like losing the carrier and future because of positive drug testing.
- Go through rehabilitation. If the rehab patient still under the drugs, including prescriptions, the rehab process is complicated.
- Be hospitalized. In the hospital, they test all unconscious patients for main toxic substances, including benzodiazepines like Xanax. And if youíre taking prescripted drugs, labs going to control that
What do youíve to know about Xanax drug testing in 2019?
Step #1 Try abstinence. Sudden stopping of longterm using Xanax causes potentially dangerous withdrawal syndrome. Itís better to be under professional care when you are going to stop Xanax intake.
Step #2 Avoid any drugs and alcohol. Itís the ďold trickĒ to get high, but the combination with other drugs and alcohol increases the risk many times. Not only for being failed the drug test, its dangerous for life.
Step #3 Stick new lifestyle. Decent food, a lot of drink, enough sleep, light yoga, and self-test to prevent failing still help, even in 2019.
Step #4 Donít waste time. Use it on the day of the test if you have excessive body mass. In 2 hours, youíll get a clean sample. Count the time properly. Take care.