What is a Nicotine Urine Test?
This Nicotine Urine Test measures the urine level of Cotinine & Nicotine.
Why is a Nicotine Urine Test important?
Nicotine and cotinine exist in the body after smoking. This test is useful in monitoring the success of a smoking cessation program. Additionally, this test can detect passive exposure to smoke and exposure to other sources of nicotine.
Will Nicotine Urine Test detect exposure to second hand smoke?
The cutoff value for the test is set high so that second hand smoke exposure will not trigger a positive test.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Nicotine Urine Test is a urine test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
Fasting is not necessary.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 4 business days or less.