Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Thioridazine,Serum - Quantitation

Test Name: Thioridazine,Serum - Quantitation
Alternate Name(s): Mellaril
Laboratory: Core
Specimen Type: 5 mL Gold top Vacutainer tube

Avoid gel-separator tubes
Collection Information: Minimum volume required is 1 mL.
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: 2.7-4.0 µmol/L
Effective Date:  
Revised Date: 2020-06-22
Critical Value: Toxic: Greater than 27 µmol/L
Interpretive Comments: See Phenothiazine Screen for Qualitative test on Urine sample.
Special Processing: Test is also available on gastric lavage and random urine samples.
Comments:  
Method of Analysis:  
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Store and send cold.
System Codes: 
Cerner
THIOR
 
Referred To: Hospitals In-Common Laboratory Inc.

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