The PCP One Step Phencyclidine Test Device is a lateral flow chromatographic immunoassay for the detection of Phencyclidines in urine at a cut-off concentration of 25 ng/mL.
(1)Phencyclidine, also known as PCP or Angel Dust, is a hallucinogen that was first marketed as a surgical anesthetic in the 1950’s.It was removed from the market because patients receiving it became delirious and experienced hallucinations.
(2)Phencyclidine is used in powder, capsule, and tablet form.The powder is either snorted or smoked after mixing it with marijuana or vegetable matter.Phencyclidine is most commonly administered by inhalation but can be used intravenously, intranasally, and orally.After low doses, the user thinks and acts swiftly and experiences mood swings from euphoria to depression.Self-injurious behavior is one of the devastating effects of Phencyclidine.
(3)PCP can be found in urine within 4 to 6 hours after use and will remain in urine for 7 to 14 days, depending on factors such as metabolic rate, user’s age, weight, activity, and diet.PCP is excreted in the urine as unchanged drug (4% to 19%) and conjugated metabolites (25% to 30%).
2.Storage and Stability
(1)Store as packaged in the sealed pouch at 2-30°C.The test device is stable through the expiration date printed on the sealed pouch.The test device must remain in the sealed pouch until use. DO NOT FREEZE. Do not use beyond the expiration date.
(2)Disposable specimen droppers
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