Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Haloperidol

Test Name: Haloperidol
Alternate Name(s): Haldol
Laboratory: Toxicology/Special Chemistry
Specimen Type: 6 mL Red top or 4.5 mL Green (Lithium Heparin) top Vacutainer tube
Collection Information: Minimum volume required is 0.5 mL of serum.

Collect blood aseptically in a Vacutainer tube.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Monday - Friday
0800-1600
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
5 business days
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: 11-53 nmol/L
Effective Date: 2009-06-04
Revised Date: 2016-01-18
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments:  
Special Processing:  
Comments:  
Method of Analysis: HPLC/MS/MS
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Separate and freeze. Ship on ice packs or frozen.
System Codes: 
Cerner
HALO
 
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