Trazodone-246

Test info

  
Trazodone
  
246
  
LAB246
  
TZD
  
Desyrel®
Oleptro®
  

Therapeutic drug management

Specimen

  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.2 mL
  

Trough levels are most reproducible

  
  1. Allow sample to clot
  2. Spin
  3. Transfer serum to a Serum/plasma transfer vial/tube (MedTox), labelled as serum, within two (2) hours of sample collection
  
  
Heparin plasma
  

Dk green heparin (Li or Na), no gel

 

  

Immediately following collection, mix by inverting 8 - 10 times to prevent clotting

  
  1. Spin
  2. Transfer plasma to a Serum/plasma transfer vial/tube (MedTox), labelled as the appropriate plasma type, within two (2) hours of sample collection
  

Refrigerated (preferred)

Ambient (OK) - 3 days

Frozen (OK)

Performance

  
MedTox Laboratories (124): R-MX
  
Tu, Th, Sa
  
5 - 6 days
  

Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC/MS/MS)

Clinical and Interpretive info

  

800 - 1600 ng/mL

Billing

  
G0480
  
Yes
  

Tracking

  
11/30/2001
  
03/09/2021
  
05/12/2020