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Oxcarbazepine

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
OXCAR MAYO
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Red top ( no anticoagulant)
Collection Volume:
2.5 mL (minimum 1.5 mL)
Cause for Rejection:
Gross hemolysis, Gross lipemia, Gross icterus
Storage:
Refrigerated
Availability:
Sent to reference lab
Methodology:
High Turbulence Liquid Chromatography Mass Spectrometry (HTLC-MS/MS)
Special Instructions:
Draw specimen immediately before next scheduled dose. Spin down within 2 hours of draw. For Outpatients, test should only be drawn in outpatient locations within a Hospital (Akron or Beeghly)
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
1-3 days
Additional Info:
Reference Range: 3-35 mcg/mL
CPT Code:
80183
Synonyms:
Trileptal