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Test Code NBLD0028 Nicotine Screen (Cotinine), Urine

Useful For

Monitoring tobacco use by the qualitative detection of cotinine (nicotine metabolite) in urine

Methodology

Lateral Flow Chromatographic Immunoassay

Performing Laboratory

Bozeman Health Laboratory Services

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Urine, random

Container/Tube: Clean container

Specimen Volume: 2 mL

Collection Instructions:  Collect a random urine collection

Specimen Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Specimen Stability

 

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Urine Ambient 2 hours
  Refrigerated 48 hours
  Frozen 1 month

 

Reference Values

Negative

Day(s) Test Set Up

Monday through Sunday

Test Classification and CPT Coding

80302