Oxcarbazepine (10-Hydroxy Met) Drug Level
Order Code: OXCBZ
Epic Lab Code: LAB484
Order Form: A-1a Miscellaneous Request or Epic Req
Commercial Mail-out Laboratory
01250 PFP
Collection Medium:
Red top tube 5 mL (Clot Activator)
Preferred Minimum: 1 mL serum
Rejection Criteria:
Whole blood. Gel separator tubes, light blue (citrate), or yellow (SPS or ACD solution).
Delivery Instructions:
Deliver to laboratory within 1 hour of collection.
Specimen Instructions:
Timing of specimen collection: Pre-dose (trough) draw At steady state concentration.
Turn Around Time:
1-2 days upon receipt at reference laboratory
Reference Range:
Effective November 18, 2013 Therapeutic Range: 3 - 35 μg/mL Toxic: > 40 μg/mL
Interpretive Data:
Assayed as the monohydroxy metabolite (MHD). No critical range has been established.
Quantitative Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry
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