Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Risperidone,Serum/Plasma

Test Name: Risperidone,Serum/Plasma
Alternate Name(s): Risperidol
Laboratory: Toxicology/Special Chemistry
Specimen Type: 6 mL Red top Vacutainer tube
or
4.5 mL Green (Lithium Heparin) top Vacutainer tube
Collection Information: Minimum volume required is 0.5 mL.

Collect blood aseptically in a Vacutainer tube.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Once a week
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
7 days
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: Risperidone:
19-49 nmol/L

9-Hydroxyrisperidone:
19-211 nmol/L
Effective Date: 2006-05-19
Revised Date: 2018-10-09
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
RISP
 
Referred To:  

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