is there any way something other than darvocet-n would show propxyphine on a drug test?

I was recently asked to resign from my job due to propoxephen showing up in my urine drug screen. I dont take darvocet-N but I do take vicoprophen. My boss said if I can show her proof that it could be anything else causing it to be possitive, she would reconsider. Please someone help.

Asked By: april dawn - 11/1/2006
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I use to work as a pharmaceutical analytical chemist, but not this type of drug screening work, but maybe I can give you some insight that could help you... More
Answered By: AbeLincolnParty - 11/1/2006
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Vicoprophen will! Both Vicoprophen and Darvocet are narcotics that are very similar to methadone and will test positive for Propoxyphene. Same goes for Vicodin, Norco, Lortab etc... They are all in the same classification however may test positive for opiates and propxyphine.
Answered By: distrait_are_you - 11/1/2006
Look at the pills you have been taking could it be that your pharmacist or whoever supplies you medicine has given you propoxyphene, they are both narcotic analgesics, so I don't know what the difference would be for hydrocodone vs. propoxyphene, neither are illegal if prescribed to you and a urine test only shows you... More
Answered By: Brainiac - 11/1/2006
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