‘Mama June: From Not To Hot’ – June’s Failed Drug Test Excuse True or Another Lie?

Mama June: From Not to Hot star June Shannon recently stunned everyone with her surprising drug test results and even more shocking reaction. Now, it has changed everything for her daughter Lauryn “Pumpkin” Shannon on the WEtv reality show.

Mama June: From Not to Hot Update: June Shannon Eager to Prove She is Clean

Viewers may recall June Shannon wants to kick her drug habit and get her life back. Recently, she promised she and Geno Doak have been clean for three months. She was so confident that she was eager to take a test to prove she was telling the truth.

Mama has been away from her family for far too long and desperately wants them back in her life. No doubt, she seemed like she was being completely honest. However, the results of the test surprised everyone. Then, Mama’s response left Pumpkin in shock on Mama June: From Not to Hot. 

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Honey Boo Boo’s Shocking Results

June Shannon of Mama June: From Not to Hot was adamant that it’s been three months since she did any drugs. Also, she knew exactly what was in her system. Remember, she was transparent about the fact that she had taken something for anxiety and for migraines. 

Turns out, it was absolutely true that there was no meth in her system. Additionally, there was no trace of the anxiety meds. However, she did test positive for cocaine. Of course, Pumpkin was in shock. But, nothing could prepare her for what came next on Family Crisis. 


Mama’s Reaction Stuns Pumpkin on Mama June: From Not to Hot

Mama June: From Not to Hot celeb June Shannon was absolutely beside herself because the test revealed cocaine. Fans may recall she was nearly hysterical and still insistent that she hadn’t touched hard drugs. Most surprisingly, she asked for a blood test because she was determined to make them believe her. Mama’s emotional reaction shocked Pumpkin.

So much that she rushed over to comfort her. Initially, she thought she’d be livid if Mama didn’t pass. However, seeing how upset she was, Pumpkin could see it was a cry for help. Then, once the results came in it was negative for cocaine. So, Mama was, in fact, being truthful. Turns out, it showed that she just took too much cough medicine.

It’s surprising, but structural similarities in dextromethorphan (DXM – a common ingredient in cough syrup) can give a false positive on urine based drug test. However, a blood test determined that it was an ingredient like DXM that caused a false period.

So, that’s why the first results had a false positive on Mama June: From Not to Hot. Clearly, Mama’s freak out is why Pumpkin is giving her one more chance. Now, she’s ready for rehab but it’s still a tough road ahead. Tune in to new episodes of Mama June: From Not to Hot to follow along with June Shannon as she works to rebuild her life.

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