Purpose
Exclusion Screen
Method(s)
Gas Chromatography (GC)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
80307
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days (If Positive: 15 days)

Test Includes
1 Cis-Thiothixene Active Isomer Gas Chromatography (GC) ng/mL 0.2 Antipsychotic (Neuroleptic)

Test Also Known As
Navane®
Reflex Tests
Test Code Test Name
5602SP Thiothixene (Cis Isomer) Confirmation, Serum/Plasma
Specimen Type
Serum or Plasma
Requested Volume
9 mL
Minimum Volume
4.4 mL
Special Handling
Serum: Collect sample in Red top tube
Plasma: Collect sample in Lavender top tube (EDTA) or Pink top tube.
Promptly centrifuge and separate Serum or Plasma into a plastic screw capped vial using approved guidelines.
Specimen Container
NMS Labs has no experimental or literature-based data regarding the choice of specific specimen collection containers for this test.

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): 20 month(s)
1 Cis-Thiothixene Active Isomer Gas Chromatography (GC) ng/mL 0.2 Antipsychotic (Neuroleptic)

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