nicotine test

nicotine test

An obsolete test of historical interest in which a subject smoked a standard number of cigarettes; the nicotine would stimulate vasopressin (ADH—antidiuretic hormone) production in normal subjects but not in those with diabetes insipidus.
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I even offered to take a nicotine test at a pharmacy to show I am a non-smoker.
Of the 24 families who returned a readable airborne nicotine test kit, 9 (38%) tested at or above .
Humana won't hire smokers and requires a nicotine test for candidates.
They also offer nicotine test kits, pregnancy test kits and urine adulteration detection testing kits.
Scotts fired Rodrigues when the nicotine test came back positive.
Four employees from Weyco, a firm that manages benefit plans for workers on behalf of other companies were shown the door in January after refusing to take a nicotine test on whether they had smoked since a deadline of January 1, this year.
Nicotine test for the investigation of diabetes insipidus.
The Company also offers an over-the-counter nicotine test named TobacAlert(TM), for non-medical purposes.
NicAlert(TM) has the distinct advantage of being the only point-of-care nicotine test available in the world.
The Company's nicotine test has and will be used in new studies at the University of Alabama and the Philadelphia Department of Public Health.
The first phase of the campaign will include free nicotine tests at malls, said Dr Prem Jagyasi from ExHealth, the organiser.