Drugs of abuse testing is used to screen for and confirm the presence of several drugs in a person’s sample, such as urine, blood, breath, saliva or hair. Drug testing is used so that a person may receive appropriate medical treatment or be screened for or monitored for illegal drug use. Some of the most commonly screened drugs include amphetamine and methamphetamine, barbiturates such as phenobarbital, secobarbital and pentobarbital, benzodiazepines such as diazepam, lorazepam and oxazepam, marijuana, cocaine, methadone, opiates, such as heroin, codeine and morphine, and phencyclidine. Drugs of abuse testing may be used for medical screening, legal or forensic information, employment drug testing, sports or athletics testing, and monitoring pain medication use.
The global drugs of abuse testing market segmentation is based on sample type (blood, breath, hair & sweat, saliva, urine), product type (analyzers – breath analyzers, chromatographic devices, immunoassays analyzers, rapid testing devices – oral fluid testing devices, urine testing devices, consumables, fluid collection devices, others), test type (criminal justice testing, pain management testing, work place screening), end users (diagnostics laboratories, forensic laboratories, hospitals, on-site testing).
The global drugs of abuse testing market report provides market size (Revenue USD Million 2014 to 2021), market share, trends and forecasts growth trends (CAGR%, 2017 to 2021). The global drugs of abuse testing market research report is further segmented by geography into North America (U.S., Canada), Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, Rest of LA), Europe (U.K., Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Rest of EU), Asia Pacific (Japan, China, India, Rest of APAC), and Rest of the World. The global drugs of abuse testing market report also provides the detailed market landscape (market drivers, restraints, opportunities), market attractiveness analysis and also tracks the major competitors operating in the market by company overview, financial snapshot, key products, technologies and services offered, market share analysis and recent trends in the global market.
Major players operating in the global drugs of abuse testing market and profiled in this report include Alere, Inc., Drägerwerk AG & Co. KGaA, Express Diagnostics International, Inc., F. Hoffmann La-Roche Ltd, Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings, Shimadzu Corporation, Siemens Healthineers, and Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.