commonly asked questions
Hair Follicle Testing
Hair 5-Panel Drug Test
This Hair Follicle Drug Test (5‐Panel) will determine the presence or absence of 5 types of drugs in your hair. Most people requesting a Hair Follicle Drug Test request a detection window for up to 90 days, depending upon the length of hair collected. A small sample of hair will be collected from several inconspicuous spots on your head. As a substitute, body hair can be used; however, the detection window varies for body hair.
This test is a laboratory-based test, and includes a screen and a confirmation if necessary. The levels listed below indicate the cut off level for a negative or positive result.
This Hair Follicle Drug Test (5‐Panel) checks for the presence of five (5) drug metabolites including:
No. You do not need to provide a doctor’s order to get lab testing done at Protocol Drug Testing of Mountain Home.
When the drug screen is performed in the laboratory, the drug screen results take 24 to 72 business hours after specimen collection. If the drug screen is non-negative, the result and specimen will then need to be confirmed. Confirmation takes an additional 48 to 72 business hours after the screen is completed.
No. You can walk in for same day testing. We make it easy for you by offering work-friendly hours.
We recommend you share your results with your physician.