Tag: methadone

Drugs & Alcohol

Opioids on our roads

March 26, 2019 By

Research shows that prescription opioids are increasingly implicated as a contributing cause of fatal motor vehicle accidents.

By the Numbers

Prescription misuse epidemic affects 7 in 10 employers

May 11, 2017 By

Data shows that 71% of employers are impacted by our country’s prescription drug epidemic. Employers want to help, yet many feel "unprepared."

By the Numbers

By the Numbers: Positivity by drug

October 6, 2016 By

Detection rates of amphetamine, heroin and marijuana have increased annually for the past five years according to the Drug Testing Index.


Marijuana remains a Schedule I controlled substance

August 22, 2016 By

Recently, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) denied two petitions to reschedule marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act.


Fentanyl in the news

June 29, 2016 By

The U.S. is experiencing a sharp increase in the abuse of fentanyl, a powerful synthetic opioid that is 50 to 100 times more potent than morphine.


Introducing Express Results™ Online

February 23, 2015 By

Quest Diagnostics now offers Express Results Online, an instant urine drug testing solution designed to deliver fast, dependable results.


Name that drug: Methadone

May 13, 2013 By

The Name that Drug column in DATIA Focus magazine asks readers to guess the mystery substance. Did you know it was methadone?