Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: May 21, 2019 @ 9:13 am

91149

Lamotrigine

Specimen:Collect:
  • One Red Top

Also Acceptable:
  • One Green Top (Li Heparin)
  • One Green Top (Na Heparin)
  • One Lavender (EDTA)
  • One Pink Top (EDTA)
Submit:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.3 mL) Serum . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.

Also Acceptable:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.3 mL) Plasma . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Special Handling:
  • Separate from cells ASAP
  • Timing of specimen collection: Pre-dose (trough) draw - At steady state concentration.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Use of separator tubes
Stability:Ambient: 6 Day(s); Refrigerated: 1 Week(s); Frozen: 4 Week(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)
Performed:Sun-Sat
Reported:2-3 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 80175
Components:
  • 91149 - LAMOTRIGINE
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