The challenges of LC-MS/MS analysis of opiates and opioids in urine.

@article{French2013TheCO,
  title={The challenges of LC-MS/MS analysis of opiates and opioids in urine.},
  author={Deborah L. French},
  journal={Bioanalysis},
  year={2013},
  volume={5 22},
  pages={2803-20}
}
Opioids are some of the most commonly prescribed and abused drugs around the world. Primarily used for anesthesia or pain management, other opioids can also be used in the treatment of opioid addiction. Given these facts, clinicians often randomly test or monitor their patients to determine compliance or abstinence from these drugs via immunoassay methods… CONTINUE READING