Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Maprotiline,Serum/Plasma

Test Name: Maprotiline,Serum/Plasma
Alternate Name(s): Ludiomil
Laboratory: Core
Specimen Type: 2 x 5 mL Gold top Vacutainer tube or 2 x 4 mL Lavender EDTA Vacutainer tubes
Collection Information: Minimum volume of serum or EDTA plasma required is 3 mL.

To monitor therapy, draw trough specimen prior to next dose or 10 - 12 h after last drug administration. Separate as soon as possible.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Referred out Monday-Thursday
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
5 days
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: 180 -720 nmol/L
Effective Date: 2005-07-01
Revised Date: 2020-06-22
Critical Value: Toxic: Greater than 2900 nmol/L
Interpretive Comments:  
Special Processing:  
Comments:  
Method of Analysis:  
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Separate serum as soon as possible.
System Codes: 
Cerner
MAP
 
Referred To: In-Common Laboratories

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