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Opiate inc 6-Acetylmorphine

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Opiates are narcotic drugs sometimes used to control pain, but have high abuse potential. Opiates tend to relax users. This group of drugs includes opium, morphine, and codeine. Synthetic opiates based on the phenanthrene nucleus of morphine include hydromorphone, hydrocodone, oxymorphone, oxycodone, dihydrocodeine, meperidine, and levorphanol. Opium comes in chunks and powder and may be eaten or smoked. Heroin is a manufactured opiate and is made into a powder that may be dissolved in water and injected.

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Purpose of the test

The Heroin (6-AM) Blood Drug Test is designed to detect the presence of 6-acetylmorphine in a blood sample. 6-acetylmorphine is a specific metabolite of heroin. Shortly after heroin consumption, the body metabolizes it into 6-AM. This test is distinct from standard opiate tests, as it specifically identifies heroin use based on the presence of this unique metabolite

Who Should Get Tested

This test is typically ordered for individuals suspected of recent heroin use. It may be administered post-accident or when someone exhibits signs of being under the influence. The test can help differentiate heroin use from the consumption of other opiates.

Preparing for the Test
Fasting
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Depending on the type of cholesterol test, you may be required to fast for 9 to 12 hours before the test. This means avoiding all food and drinks except water. Fasting is usually required for a lipid panel, which measures LDL and HDL cholesterol, and triglycerides.
Medications
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Inform your healthcare provider about any medications you are currently taking, including over-the-counter medications and supplements, as they can affect your test results.
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Avoid alcohol consumption for at least 24 hours before the test, as alcohol can raise triglyceride levels.
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Avoid heavy exercise for 24 hours before the test, as this can also affect cholesterol and triglyceride levels.
Smoking
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Avoid smoking or using any nicotine products for at least 30 minutes before the test, as they can temporarily increase cholesterol levels.
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Follow any specific instructions provided by your healthcare provider, such as the time of day to take the test or any dietary restrictions.
Interpreting Test Results

The presence of 6-AM in the blood is indicative of heroin use, as no other substance produces this particular metabolite in the system. 6-AM is typically eliminated from the body quickly, with a short detection period in blood. In most scenarios, 6-AM is detectable in blood 3-6 hours post-use, but sometimes it might be detectable for a more extended period. Factors like height, weight, metabolism, dosage, and frequency of use can influence the detection period.

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