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


Turnaround Time

5 days (If Positive: 12 days)

Test Includes
1 Amantadine Symmetrel® Gas Chromatography (GC) ng/mL 50 Antiviral

Reflex Tests
Test Code Test Name
5444SP Amantadine Confirmation, Serum/Plasma
Specimen Type
Serum or Plasma
Requested Volume
3 mL
Minimum Volume
1.4 mL
Special Handling
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
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria
Polymer gel separation tube (SST or PST).

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Room Temperature: 7 day(s)
Refrigerated: 14 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 5 month(s)
1 Amantadine Symmetrel® Gas Chromatography (GC) ng/mL 50 Antiviral

Interface Map

LOINC® Information