Vigabatrin, serum or plasma

Alphabetical Test listing

Vigabatrin, serum or plasma-994

  
Vigabatrin, serum or plasma
  
994
  
LAB994
  
MSO
  
SabrilĀ®
  

Therapeutic drug management

  
Serum
  
  
2.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  
  1. Allow sample to clot
  2. Spin
  3. Transfer serum to a Transfer vial/tube with cap - 12mL (LabCorp), labelled as serum, within two (2) hours of sample collection
  
Heparin plasma
  

Dk green heparin (Li or Na), no gel

 

  

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

  
  1. Spin
  2. Transfer plasma to a Transfer vial/tube with cap - 12mL (LabCorp), labelled as the appropriate plasma type, within two (2) hours of sample collection
  

Ambient (preferred) - 3 days

For storage beyond three days, specimen should be refrigerated or frozen.

  
  • Gel-barrier tubes
  
MedTox Laboratories Inc (422) via LabCorp (808315): R-NX
  
Mo, We, Fr
  
2 days
  

High-pressure liquid chromatography with ultraviolet detection (HPLC/UV)

  

Therapeutic and toxic ranges have not been established.

Expected serum concentrations in patients receiving recommended daily dosages: 20 - 160 µg/mL

  
80339
  
Result 30042-6
  
05/22/2019
  
05/22/2019