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iMed Distributors has gone to great lengths to base our products in around the South African market to ensure our test will pick-up all common compounds found in narcotics

Forensic toxicology laboratory

iMed Distributors has gone to great lengths to base our products in around the South African market to ensure our test will pick-up all common compounds found in narcotics







 iMed Medical Group

We’ve built a long-standing relationship based on trust and results for our clients.


iMed is South Africa’s first privately owned forensic toxicology laboratory. We feature state-of-the-art automation of results, and offer the easiest and fastest shipping and handling of samples.

iMed was recently accredited by the South African National Accreditation System (SANAS) in accordance with the recognized International Standard ISO/IEC 17025. This accreditation demonstrates technical competence for a defined scope and the operation of a laboratory quality management system.

SANAS is the only organization authorized by the South African Government to perform accreditation of laboratory facilities. Its purpose is to help maintain stringent standards that protect the health and safety of South Africa’s citizens, including the assessment of each laboratory’s testing, calibration and verification capabilities. Certification of iMed Laboratories by SANAS is a resounding endorsement of our commitment to excellence and accuracy.

Our companion company to iMed Laboratories is iMed Distributors, South Africa’s premium supplier of diagnostic drug test kits. Established in 2015, iMed Distributors provides top-quality drug and disease screening supplies such as test cards, cassettes, and cups. Our tests detect a range of drugs as well as diseases including HIV, tuberculosis, hepatitis, and malaria.

The iMed 24-hour Helpline is available to any person who is concerned about drug abuse or who is in need of advice or assistance in entering a rehabilitation program. We have contact with and access to rehabilitation facilities throughout South Africa. The helpline is manned by recovering drug addicts who are experienced in telephone counseling. Therefore they have intimate understanding of the difficulties surrounding addiction and deals with every situation with great empathy.

Our ultimate objective is to offer understanding and hope to individuals who have hit the bottom in substance abuse and are desperately in need of rescue and support on the path to recovery.

Why use iMed Screen tests?

Our drug screening test kits have been designed to screen for the typical South African drug abuse profile. The single and multi-panel tests kits feature rapid, one- step screening tests.

It is for the simultaneous qualitative detection of multiple drugs and drug metabolites in human urine. Therefore covering any combination of AMP, Barbiturates, Benzodiazepines, Cocaine, MET, MDMA, MOP, MTD, Opiates, Mandrax, Tricyclic Antidepressants and Marijuana.

Minimal product training is required for the one step testing procedures, while conveniently providing rapid results for multiple drug measurements.

iMed Distributors also offer a one-step pregnancy strip test and HIV test kit. Screening tests offer peace of mind, anonymity, and convenience in purchasing kits online.

When is screening required?

Urine drug screening can detect potential substance abuse problems. Should a drug screening read positive, a confirming laboratory analysis could be conducted in a pathology laboratory. The drug user can then be assisted in starting a rehabilitation program.

Taking urine drug screening during rehabilitation helps to confirm that the procedures are working and ensures that no further substance abuse is taking place.