Purpose
Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Method(s)
High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
80192
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 Procainamide Procan® SR High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) mcg/mL 0.2 Cardiovascular
2 N-Acetylprocainamide NAPA; Procainamide Metabolite High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) mcg/mL 0.2 Cardiovascular

Test Also Known As
Procamide®; Procanbid®; Pronestyl®
Specimen Type
Serum or Plasma
Requested Volume
2 mL
Minimum Volume
0.7 mL
Special Handling
Promptly centrifuge and separate Serum or Plasma into a plastic screw capped vial using approved guidelines.
Specimen Container
Plastic container (preservative-free)

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria
Polymer gel separation tube (SST or PST).

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: 7 day(s)
Refrigerated: 14 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 12 month(s)
1 Procainamide Procan® SR High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) mcg/mL 0.2 Cardiovascular
2 N-Acetylprocainamide NAPA; Procainamide Metabolite High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) mcg/mL 0.2 Cardiovascular

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