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5 Panel Drug Test Dip

5 Panel Drug Test

This is a dip strip drug test that detects 5 different drugs at one time, a 5 panel drug test (5 drug assay). We also offer a wide range of multi panel drug tests that will test from 2 to 12 drugs.

Marijuana THC Drug Test Dip

Marijuana Drug Test - THC Testing

This is a dip strip drug test that detects one drug at a time, a single panel drug test (1 drug assay). Here, we show a cannabis drug test to test for marijuana (THC drug testing).

OrAlert - Oral Saliva Drug Test

OrAlert - Oral Saliva Drug Test

Above is a mouth swab drug test, sometimes referred to as the "Spit Drug Test". The OrAlert drug test detects 6 different drugs at one time (6 drug assay).

E-Z Split Integrated Drug Test Cup

E-Z 2 Split Key Integrated Drug Test Cup

This is an integrated drug cup. Here, the drug test is integrated or built into the cup. This is an Easy To Use - Easy To Read drug test!

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Types Of Drug Tests

This page compares the different types of drug tests. When you are looking to buy a drug test it is important to know what you are looking for. Whether it is a business employee drug test or a home drug test), you want to get the best drug test for your testing purpose.

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We are striving to be known as the "Internet Drug Test Store" and with our great selection of drug tests, the best drug tests on the market, low prices, and first class customer service you will see why more and more people are choosing the Transmetron Drug Test Store to purchase quality drug test kits and supplies!

For more extensive information on the different kinds of drug tests see, Different Types Of Drug Tests information below. See also, Best Selling Drug Tests

The most popular forms of rapid drug testing are as follows (various forms or types of drug tests):

Drug Test Dips (urine)

(also known as "Panels" or "Cards")

Simply dip the drug test into the urine sample. This is a favorite among those who perform a home drug test.

Can test for many drugs: marijuana (THC), methamphetamines (meth), cocaine, amphetamines, PCP, opiate, benzodiazepines, barbiturates, methadone, oxycodone, MDMA (ecstasy) and others. This Single Panel Drug Test tests for one drug at a time. The most popular and best selling is the Marijuana Drug Test.

Can test for 2, 3, 4 5, 6, 8, 9, 10 or 12 drugs at one time. Comes in a multitude of configurations, testing for many combinations of the Drugs of Abuse.

 

Urine Drug Test Cassette

(also known as "Devices")

Use the included pipette to draw out urine. Then place 3 drops into the cassette well.

Can test for many drugs: marijuana (THC), methamphetamines (meth), cocaine, amphetamines, PCP, opiate, benzodiazepines, barbiturates, methadone, oxycodone and others. Tests for one drug at a time.

Can test for 2, 3, 4 5, 6 or 10 drugs at one time. Comes in a multitude of configurations, testing for any number of the drugs listed to the left.

 

Urine Cup Drug Tests

Convenient sample cup with easy to use testing procedure.

The drug test strip is "built-in" to the cup! Also known as the E-Z Split Integrated Key Cup.

Simply collect the urine sample. Insert the Dip Drug Test and read the results!

 

Oral Saliva Drug Tests

Test for the presence of drugs in human saliva.

OrAlert - oral saliva drug screen test kit
OrAlert - Saliva Drug Test

No mess, oral test. Best oral test on the market!

First generation oral test. Easy to use.

 

Drug Test Alcohol

Tests for the presence of alcohol in saliva or on the breath (breath alcohol).

Saliva alcohol test. We offer two different tests: one DOT approved that shows .02 Breath Alcohol or greater. The other shows quantitative results above .02

Breath alcohol test comes in .02 & .08

 

Other Drug Tests:

Hair Drug Test - can detect the presence of drugs for up to

3 months - 90 days (head hair)

12 Months (body hair)

Substance Drug Test - test an unknown substance to determine if drugs are present.

Surface Drug Test - detects the presence of drugs on a surface (like a wall or table).

All of the above drug testing kits are available at our online store. Please consider us your Drug Test Store! Just click on the drug test link, choose the item and quantity, add to your secure shopping cart, check out and you are done! We offer a wide variety and selection of drug test kits and are expanding our inventory every month.

Types of Drug Tests

There are many different types drug tests out on the market today. Of all drug test types, the urine drug tests are one of the more popularly used forms of drug tests and have been around for many years. More recently added to the various types of drug testing are saliva drug tests which are becoming popular; mainly due to the fact that they are more sanitary and gender friendly. In addition to drug tests, there are tests that will detect the presence of alcohol in saliva or breath. Hair drug test is one of the more accurate drug test methods, but require a laboratory for screening. There are also sweat drug screens that like the other tests, will determine the presence of drugs or their metabolites in the human body. All of the forms of drug testing listed above are often called "rapid tests" because the provide instant drug test results. A laboratory drug test requires the sample (urine or saliva) be sent to the laboratory for evaluation. This method takes longer to get results, but those results are the most accurate and hold up in court.

One of the most recent additions to the different kinds of drug tests is that of Steroids Test. Steroid testing is a Lab Test that detects the presence of steroids in a urine sample provided. Steroid testing is performed by taking a urine specimen and sending it off to a laboratory for confirmation. The test will detect the presence of steroids in the urine sample.For more information on steroids, see What Is A Steroid?

Different Types Of Drug Tests

There are five primary types of drug tests: urine, blood, hair, saliva, and sweat. Most common is the urine test which has the benefit of being inexpensive and less intrusive than the blood test.

Urine Drug Tests - for urine drug testing

Urine drug tests are the least expensive of the test methods (from less than $3 for the home drug test version). Urine tests are considered an intrusive method of drug testing. A urine drug test can be done at home (for example by parents) though require lab verification (lab confirmation) for accurate results. These types of tests detect use primarily within the past week (longer with regular drug use). Urine tests can be affected by abstaining from drug use for a period of time before the test. Urine drug test cups are often temperature tested to insure sample integrity. A urine drug test is the best drug test for cost and value.

Saliva Drug Tests - for oral saliva drug testing

Saliva drug tests are a little more expensive than urine testing, but less than hair or blood. They range in price beginning at around $14. Saliva tests are considered a relatively nonintrusive method of drug testing. Saliva drug testing is becoming more common as it is easy to administer. Like urine tests, saliva testing requires lab processing to ensure accuracy. The saliva drug test can detect drug use primarily within the past few days (sometimes in as few as 24 hours). These tests can detect more recent use than other testing methods (in as short as one hour after drug use). Saliva drug tests have no nationally accepted standards or cutoff concentrations for detection, making results greatly dependent on the specific product purchased. This could also make results less-reliable and/or acceptable for legal cases. As far as accuracy goes, saliva tests are more reliable for detection of Methamphetamine and Opiates, less reliable for THC or Cannabinoids (2004). If you want a non-intrusive drug test, the saliva drug test is perhaps the best drug test choice.

Hair Drug Tests - for hair follicle drug testing

Hair drug tests are currently several times more expensive than urine tests (start at $58) and are considered a relatively nonintrusive method of drug testing. Hair follicle tests detect substance use over a longer period (up to 90 days, depending upon hair length), but do not usually detect use within the past week. A hair drug test requires a sample of hair about the diameter of a pencil and 1.5 inches long. They can not be done with a single hair. Typically, hair tests positive a little more than twice as often as a urine test. In a recent study, out of 1823 paired hair and urine samples, 57 urine samples tested positive for drugs of abuse; while 124 hair samples from the same group tested positive. Unlike urine or saliva tests, hair drug tests are not significantly affected by brief periods of abstinence from drugs. Hair tests can sometimes be used to determine when use occurred and if it has been discontinued. Drugs, such as opiates (codeine, mophine, heroin) lay down on the hair shaft very tightly and are shown not to migrate along the shaft, thus, if a long segment of hair is available one can draw some "relative" conclusions about when the use occurred. However cocaine, although very easy to detect, is able to migrate along the shaft; making it very difficult to determine when the drug was used and for how long. Labs performing hair tests claim to be able to reliably differentiate between opiate and poppy seed use. Some hair drug tests now check for more than the SAMHSA-5, and include at least Cannabis, Ecstasy/MDMA, Cocaine, Opiates, Methamphetamine, Amphetamine, Phencyclidine (PCP), Benzodiazepines, & Barbiturates. A hair drug test is the best drug test for long term drug testing.

Blood Drug Tests

Blood draw drug testing is the most expensive method of testing. It is considered the most intrusive method of testing. Blood drug tests are the most accurate method of testing and are the least common method of drug testing (most likely due to cost). A blood drug test also has a very short detection window for most drugs and therefore not the best drug test to use for most drug testing needs.

Sweat (Patch) Drug Tests

Sweat drug tests are considered a relatively intrusive method of drug testing because they require the wearing of a patch for an extended period of time. The sweat patch is still relatively uncommon and are a controversial in terms of accuracy. There is some reason to believe that surface contamination (such as cannabis smoke) can cause a false reading. The sweat drug test can detect use which would not trigger other tests. Because of the short detection period for many drugs in urine, single use of many drugs longer than a week prior to using the patch will not cause a positive urine test. Because the skin patches are gathering sweat over an extended period of time, it is possible that any use during that time will produce a positive result.

For more information on the different types of drug tests, click on one of the links to the left. We provide a wide range of drug tests, detailing each of the drug test types.