I wondered because I couldn’t ‘go’ enough for the pre employment drug test, so I got up real early (2am) and drank water so I didnt have to sit AND wait for hours to go.
Interestingly, a 2007 study conducted by National University of Korea found that green tea active compound EGCG (epigallocatechin gallate) inhibits morphine withdrawal symptoms such as orepaw tremor, rearing, teeth chattering, urination, and wet dog shake.
Jason, absolutely not! The main ingredients of green tea are catechins (antioxidants!), theanine (relaxant) and caffeine (like those in your coffee). They are very different from marijuana.
What make you think drinking green tea can make you fail drug test? It is an interesting question, although one I hardly expect.
Hey, as far as I am aware, there is no evidence that green tea will influence drug test results. The major compounds in green tea are catechins, caffeine and theanine. None of them is associated wtih drug chemicals.
Julian, we are just wondering if drinking green tea can make you fail a drug test for pot. We were talking about it in class yesterday.
Oh KW, Eun JS, Kwon HN, Cho EY, Kim KM (2007). Effects of (-)-epigallocatechin gallate on the development of morphine-induced physical dependence. Arch Pharm Res. 2007 Sep;30(9):1111-5. College of Pharmacy, Chungbuk National University, Cheongju 361-763, Korea.
In conclusion, taking green tea could help drug addicts cope with withdrawal symptoms, but there is no evidence that green tea consumption would result in you being tested positive in tests if you have not taken any form of drug.
Green Tea and Drug Testing – EGCG and Morphine I will be doing a drug screening test today to be a substitute teacher for one of our local schools. I take 300 milligrams of green tea extract a
SHORT ANSWER – NO!
Green tea originated in China and has been used for medicinal purposes holistically for thousands of years.
When looking at the side effects, and the fact that there are many prescription medications that can be harmful to you when combined with a high amount of green tea intake, it is best to avoid using huge amounts of green tea as a hopeful detox method in order to pass a drug screen.
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Dandelion root is especially used to clear out toxins in your body. This helps to force it out of your body naturally. It will be cleared out during the natural urination process.
In order for green tea to have any benefit for you at all in hopes of passing a drug test , the tea would need to be taken in very large quantities for weeks leading up to your drug test.
The best you could hope for in trying to detox this way is an “inconclusive” result to your screening because of diluted urine, which will be treated as a failed drug test to be counted against you as far as your employer or the law is concerned.
Drinking Green Tea to pass a drug test is not enough on its own. If it really is that important to you to get that job or keep that job, there is only two 100% effective ways to pass a drug test, simply: to be entirely drug-free or to fully detox the body naturally. There is no quick fix, the body needs at least 7 days to fully detox from marijuana with the help of a full system cleaner.
According to the theory of using green tea to help pass a drug screening, the poly-phenols and antioxidants in green tea, along with the diuretic properties of caffeine, should act as a body cleanse.
Green tea (e.g. matcha powder, etc) has long been ingested by drug and THC users to pass drug tests, but how effective is it really?