Amikacin-951

Test info

  
Amikacin
  
951
  
80150
  
AMK
  
Amikin
  

 Therapeutic drug management

Specimen

  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.2 mL
  
  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 whole blood
  

Dk green heparin (Li or Na), no gel

 

  

Immediately following collection, mix sample by inverting 5 - 10 times to prevent clotting.

  

Dk green heparin (Li or Na), no gel

  
  • Date/time of last dose (peak/trough)
  

Refrigerated (preferred)

Ambient - 3 days

Frozen (OK)

  
  • Gel tubes are not acceptable and will be rejected

Performance

  
MedTox Laboratories (200): R-MX
  
Daily
  
1 - 2 days
  

Immunoassay

Clinical and Interpretive info

  

Trough: 3.0 - 5.0 µg/mL

Peak: 10.0 - 30.0 µg/mL

Billing

  
80150

Tracking

  
11/30/2001
  
01/31/2022
  
12/20/2021