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Discussion in 'Blood, Hair & Saliva Testing' started by grillmeats, Aug 10, 2005.
I passed! WHEW that was a stressful week.
Just took swab test today 36 to 40 hours clean.That morning I brushed my gums and rinsed with peroxide.When I got there I rinsed with peroxide again right before test.Fingers crossed and toes too!Will post results.
Just took swab test today 36 to 40 hours clean.That morning I brushed my gums and rinsed with peroxide.When I got there I rinsed with peroxide again right before test.Fingers crossed and toes tooWill post results.
To me it really sounds like any company that is using saliva for pre employment screening really isn't trying hard. Sounds like they may have been using urine screening and probably half of the applicants failed. So they switched to saliva just to say "they screened". And that is fine. I'm just saying as I've been through a few pre employments and all I'm seeing is the hair test starting to pop up more. Pee tests are more common but never a saliva. Hopefully saliva tests will be the standard as you only need a few days clean if that. But hair tests are getting much cheaper and those are nearly impossible to "beat" for chronic users.
I took my pre-employment test about a week ago on the 13th at 5pm on the spot at my job interview. It was a swab oral eze test from Quest Diagnostics lab in KS. I smoked about 2 days before the test and I smoke ALOT. I had also ate some bangin blueberry hash oil muffins I made then ate about little less than 2 days before the test.
Like I said I took my test a week ago and still haven't heard anything . I live in Florida and know the results have to be sent to the lab in Kansas via FedEx and there was no mail delivery Monday . Do you guys think I'm good since it has been a week now and haven't got the bad call? Or should I continue to shit my pants?
Let me know,
HIGHHH! This forum has greatly helped ease my anxiety as I await my results. Here is my story and I will also report my results as soon as I have an idea (I was told they know within 72 hours).
Took Quest Diagnosticsâ€™ Oral-Eze test after abstaining for over 100 hours. Pretty much followed all of GM's advice (thank you Grillmeats). I'd consider myself a midnight toker (been for years) but have been on the increase while looking for a new job. I hope the 100 hours sober will be enough.
I have great oral hygiene but stepped it up dramatically over the course of the 4 days and added peroxide rinses as well. I also did a through brush, rinsed with Listerine and loaded my mouth with the dissolvable Listerine strips (placed them on tongue and inside of cheeks) prior to walking in.
Good luck to all.
I was told "no news is good news"
I must have passed - showed up today as planned and everything went well! PS-I was never told about about a pass/fail so I hope that helps. Most likely if you failed you'd hear within 72 business hours.
just took my test today
at publix grocery store
management position (worked there a long time, moved my way up)
10 days clean
been brushing 4-6 times a day hard, been peroxiding 3-4 times a day, been mouthwashing 2-3 times a day, been drinking water like insane, went to the headshop and bought some detox pills the guy recommended (although from reading the instructions it sure seemed more for urine tests), and put the test between teeth, had to feed it some saliva though because you have to wait until its filled with spit before the boss let me take it out
didnt touch gums at all, but touched cheek some
i am sweating balls about losing my long term job please tell me you think i'll be ok
quest diagnostics oral eeze thing
i will know on friday or monday it was already express fedex shipped
i am tripping HARD some reassurance would be nice
i read this whole thread too fyi
also put listerine strips in all day but was a good 90 minute gap before the test....
passed....i am beyond happy, huge pay raise here
First, i have to point out that Quest Diagnostics and LabOne are the same company!!! Quest acquired LabOne in 2006, i know because i worked there at the time Quest was taking over.
so today i go in for orientation at company X fully expecting a urine test, and prepared with synthetic. I keep waiting all day for them to say ok now you have to pee.... and then it turns out to be Saliva. So i am shitting a brick. The last i really smoked was early Sunday, luckily my guy ran out. Last night i went through all my spent stuff ( i use a vaporizer), (when i run out i go back through the waste and crank up the temp and try to get a little more out of it) and it didnt really do much so for this one time im hoping the THC was already totally leached out of it, which means the last tiny amount of real green was Sunday, which gives me 36-48 hrs without, which fingers crossed will be enough, ive seen such a wide range of quoted times that it can be detected. I should have prepared for saliva too but i did nothing special except i was drinking a bunch of water literally right up until a minute before the swab went in, and on the swab instructions it says to wait 10 mins after drinking so im hoping that is a point in my favor as well. I will take the poll once i find out : (