Cyanide

Alphabetical Test listing

Cyanide-133

  
Cyanide
  
133
  
82600.0
  
CYN
  
Amygdalin
Laetrile
  

Not for Nitroprusside therapy

  
Sodium flouride (NaFl) whole blood
  
  
3.0 mL
  
1.0 mL
  

Submit tube unspun

  

Grey Sodium flouride (NaFl)

  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 14 days

Frozen (OK)

  
MedTox Laboratories (256): R
  
Tu, Th, Sa
  
5 - 6 days
  

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

  
Normal (unexposed population):
Non-Smoker: <0.25 mg/L
Smoker: average 0.41 mg/L

Exposed:
Level of <0.2 mg/L have been found to be non-toxic; however, levels of 0.5 to 1.0 mg/L have been associated with tachycardia and flushing.

Toxic:
Levels of 1.0-2.5 mg/L have been associated with obtundation, coma and respiratory depression with levels > 2.5 mg/L, and death with values >3.0 mg/L.
  
82600
  
12/07/2007
  
03/10/2021