Kenya Medical Laboratory Tests
Drug Toxicology Test in Kenya
Brief DescriptionThis test checks for drugs or other chemicals in urine. It may be used to screen for drug abuse, to monitor a substance abuse problem, or to evaluate drug intoxication or overdose.
SynonymsMegaloblastic Anemia, Urine
Patient PreparationCertain medicines and supplements should be avoided before test
Sample collection ContainerPlastic urine container
Sample collection instructionsNo use of container with soap, disinfectants, cleaning agents, or other possible adulterants.
Results Turnaround4 - 6 days after receipt of samples
Diseases / Diagnostic IndicatorsPresence of a drug compound is associated with substance abuse.