Drug testing kits are now available in almost every store and it is very convenient method to test your body for the presence of any kind of drug. It can easily detect any illicit drug that might be present in your body. Drug is tested using a sample and it can either be a sample of your urine, blood, hair, sweat or your saliva from your mouth. Depending upon the type of drug test that is to be done, sample is taken accordingly. This procedure is cost effective and takes very little time, unlike laboratory tests that takes a long time to show you results and also it costs more than double as that of drug testing kits. Now a day it is being used in hospitals also for fast track results and can also be used in home to test for the presence of drugs.
Types of drug testing kits
Different types of home drug test kits are available depending upon your requirements. A single kit can either be employed to detect various types of drugs in your body. Alcohol testing is generally done using your breath as a sample and is used by police on road side to identify drunk drivers. For this you have to blow into a hand device that shows the amount of alcohol present in your blood. Also, it takes about one hour for your body to break down standard drinks. Blood type of detector can be used to identify any illicit drug that is present in your body. This is also done sometimes to confirm results that are given by breath type of kits. Also, this test can be modified so as to test any particular type of drug in your body.
Your saliva can also be used to detect presence of drug in your body. It is used to test for cannabis, cocaine, opiates, amphetamines and other benzodiazepines in your body. To do this test an absorbent is put into your mouth to absorb your saliva and depending upon the type of drug present in your body it takes varying time to show the final results. Cannabis takes about 3-4 hours and cocaine about 4 hours of detection. These are very handy to use and it costs very less to use these kits and are easily available in any of your nearest medical store. And it is of great help for you and your family to maintain your health standards.