Are you looking to land a temporary job for the holiday season? Maybe you are looking to land a permanent job. Whatever the situation is, there is a good chance that you are going to be required to take what is known as a pre-employment drug test.
Passing a drug test is easy, if you are prepared, but did you know that you could fail your test even if you aren’t taking drugs? That’s right certain foods and items that you consume could trigger a positive drug test.
Avoid That Relaxing Tea
Tea is a great drink that can provide a ton of health benefits. It can be extremely soothing and get you up out of bed in the morning. That being said, if you have an upcoming drug test, you will want to avoid that cocoa tea.
This type of tea can make a user yield positive for cocaine. In fact, a recent study showed that it only took two hours for this substance to show up in the system as cocaine. You will want to stay away from cocoa tea at least 36 hours before taking your drug test.
Hold The Gin With Your Tonic
Tonic can go a long way to increasing the over all taste of many substances. Some people like to put tonic in their gin to get an increase after effect. Many people like to drink tonic water to drown out the plain taste of water.
Well, if you have a drug test coming up you will probably want to hold the tonic. Tonic has quinine in it. Quinine is a substance that is often times mixed with certain illegal drugs and it will make you test positive.
Plain Bagel Only Please
Yes, you probably love those poppy seed bagels. They are delicious after all. However, they won’t do you any favors when it comes to drug tests. Poppy seeds will make the user test positive for morphine and codeine. Another study showed that it only took two hours for a user to test positive for these two substances after consuming a poppy seed bagel.
Stay Away From That Delicious Sushi
Who doesn’t love a good sushi roll? Not only are they extremely delicious, but also they are surprisingly healthy food you. However, if you have a sweet tooth for Japanese or Chinese sushi and an upcoming drug test, you will have to do whatever you can to keep your cravings at bay.
Sushi might also make you test positive for morphine and codeine and it only take two hours before this will show up in the system.
Put Down The Hemp Seeds And Seek Relief Somewhere Else
Since hemp has become legal in the United States more and more people are taking advantage of the powerful health benefits that it has to offer. Not only can it enhance the overlook of the skin, but also it can treat chronic pains and other health conditions.
However, if you are relying on hemp seeds for everyday relief from an ailment and have a drug test coming up, you might want to seek aid from another substance.
Hemp seeds infused in oil or milk can yield a positive result for THC. THC is the psychoactive compound in marijuana and it is stored in the body fat.
The bad thing about the substance being stored in the body fat is that it will stay there from extended periods of time. It could take as long as thirty days before you are able to test negative if you consume hemp seeds that are infused in oil of milk.
Avoid Yeasty Foods At All Costs
Yeasty foods are a big no-no for individuals that have a drug test coming up. Consumption of yeasty foods could yield a positive test result for alcohol. In fact, you might even be surprised to learn that you could fail a Breathalyzer are consuming a meal that is high in yeast.
Some foods that are high in yeast are pizza, cheese, watermelon, honeydew, squash, potatoes, beets, chips, ice creams, candies, basically anything with sugar, maple syrup, honey and certain milk products.
Food Isn’t The Only Thing That Can Make You Fail
It should also be noted that food isn’t the only thing that can make you fail a drug test. Something as simple as vitamin B could yield a positive result of THC. It is the B2 or the riboflavin with the vitamin that makes the supplement produce a positive result for THC.