Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Dimenhydrinate,Serum

Test Name: Dimenhydrinate,Serum
Alternate Name(s): Gravol
Laboratory: Core
Specimen Type: 2 x 6 mL Red top Vacutainer tubes
Collection Information: Minimum volume of serum required is 3 mL.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: As required
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
5 days
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: 0.04-0.43 µmol/L

Effective Date: 2005-07-01
Revised Date:  
Critical Value: Toxic: Greater than 20 µmol/L
Interpretive Comments: Measured as Diphenhydramine.
Special Processing: Clearly write "DIMENHYDRINATE" on tube label.
Comments: Referred out Tuesday - Thursday
Method of Analysis:  
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment:  
System Codes: 
Cerner
GENX-then specify test
 
Referred To: Hospitals In-Common Laboratory Inc.

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