Perampanel, serum/plasma-14240

Test info

  
Perampanel, serum/plasma
  
14240
  
LAB14240
  
PERAMPANEL
  
Fycompa
  

Therapeutic drug monitoring

Specimen

  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.3 mL
  
  1. Allow sample to clot
  2. Spin
  3. Transfer serum to a Transfer vial/tube with cap - 12mL (LabCorp), labelled as serum, within 45 minutes of sample collection
  
EDTA plasma
  
  

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

  
  1. Spin
  2. Transfer plasma to a Transfer vial/tube with cap - 12mL (LabCorp), labelled as EDTA plasma, within 45 minutes of sample collection
  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 1 month

Ambient - 1 month

Frozen - 25 months

  
  • Polymer gel separation tube (SST or PST)

Performance

  
NMS (3433SP) via LabCorp Burlington (821473): R-LC
  
8 days
  

High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

Clinical and Interpretive info

  

Reporting limit: 20 ng/mL

Billing

  
80339
  
Yes
  

Tracking

  
06/03/2019
  
02/07/2020
  
11/16/2021