Cotinine (Nicotine metabolite)
Specimen Collection Requirements
Urine in sterile container
Test may not be performed if specimen volume is less than minimum.
Gas Chromatography / Mass Spectroscopy
Approximate detection limits:
Nicotine: 1,000 ng/mL
Cotinine: 500 ng/mL
Nicotine and/or Cotinine Detected is consistent with using Tobacco or Nicotine containing product (e.g. gum or patch) in the last 5 days.
Nicotine and Cotinine NOT Detected is consistent with NOT using Tobacco or a Nicotine containing product in the last 5 days.
This test does NOT differentiate between Tobacco and Nicotine containing products.
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