Purpose
Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Method(s)
High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
80339
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 Normethsuximide Methsuximide Metabolite High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) mcg/mL 1 Anticonvulsant, Antiepileptic

Test Also Known As
Celontin®
Specimen Type
Blood
Requested Volume
2 mL
Minimum Volume
0.7 mL
Special Handling
None
Specimen Container
Lavender top tube (EDTA)

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria
None

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: 14 day(s)
Refrigerated: 14 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 14 day(s)
1 Normethsuximide Methsuximide Metabolite High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) mcg/mL 1 Anticonvulsant, Antiepileptic

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