Opiate levels in hair.

  title={Opiate levels in hair.},
  author={Klaus P{\"u}schel and P Thomasch and Wolfgang Arnold},
  journal={Forensic science international},
  volume={21 2},
By means of radioimmunoassay-technique, hair samples of users, drug related fatalities, carcinoma patients receiving morphine and of experimental guinea pigs receiving codeine were investigated for opiates. The RIA-investigations require a minimum of material; our routine procedures need only 50 mg of hair. No correlation existed between administered doses of opiates and their concentrations in hair of both human and experimental animals. By sectioning the hair, the approximate period of drug… CONTINUE READING

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