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Catalog ID VIGA Vigabatrin (Sabril)

Important Note

Order: Ref Misc Referral Lab Test

Comment: Vigabatrin

Reporting Name

Vigabatrin (Sabril)

Performing Laboratory

Medtox Laboratories, Inc.

Specimen Type

Varies
AUMC Laboratory Catalog Note:

Collect 2.0 mL blood in Red top tube.


Specimen Required


Submit only 1 of the following specimens

 

Plasma

Draw blood in a green-top (sodium heparin) tube(s), plasma gel tube is not acceptable. Spin down and send 1 mL sodium heparin plasma refrigerated in a plastic vial.

 

Serum

Draw blood in a plain red-top tube(s), serum gel tube is not acceptable. Spin down and send 1 mL of serum refrigerated in a plastic vial.


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.25 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Varies Refrigerated (preferred) 14 days
  Frozen  180 days
  Ambient  72 hours

Reject Due To

Hemolysis NA
Lipemia NA
Icterus NA
Other NA

Reference Values

Units:    ug/mL

 

Therapeutic and toxic ranges have not been established.

    

Expected serum vigabatrin concentrations in patients receiving recommended daily dosages: 20 – 160 ug/mL

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Sunday

CPT Code Information

80339

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
VIGA Vigabatrin (Sabril) 30042-6

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z1176 Vigabatrin (Sabril) 30042-6

Method Name

High Performance Liquid Chromatography with Fluorescence Detection (HPLC-FL)