Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Diphenhydramine,Serum

Test Name: Diphenhydramine,Serum
Alternate Name(s): Benadryl
Nytol
Laboratory: Core
Specimen Type: 5 mL Gold top Vacutainer tube
Collection Information: Minimum volume of serum required is 1 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 0.80 µmol/L
Interpretive Comments:  
Special Processing:  
Comments: Referred out Tuesday - Thursday
Method of Analysis:  
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Store and send cold.
System Codes: 
Cerner
DIPHEN
 
Referred To: In-Common Laboratories

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