Drug testing and adherence monitoring in pain management: Oral fluid testing


  • Christine Moore, PhD, DSc, DABCC




drug testing, oral fluid testing, pain management, adherence monitoring



A review of the utility of oral fluid in drug testing and adherence monitoring in pain management is presented. The article includes a description of the “State of the Art”; drug deposition; advantages and drawbacks of oral fluid testing; and overall related literature.

Author Biography

Christine Moore, PhD, DSc, DABCC

Toxicology Research and Development, Immunalysis Corporation, Pomona, California.


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How to Cite

Moore, PhD, DSc, DABCC, C. “Drug Testing and Adherence Monitoring in Pain Management: Oral Fluid Testing”. Journal of Opioid Management, vol. 11, no. 1, Jan. 2015, doi:10.5055/jom.2015.0254.