Carbamazepine & Carbamazepine-10,11-epoxide

Alphabetical Test listing

Carbamazepine & Carbamazepine-10,11-epoxide-1957

  
Carbamazepine & Carbamazepine-10,11-epoxide
  
1957
  
LAB1957
  
EPX
  
Carbatrol®
CBZ
Epitol®
Epoxide
Tegretol®
  
  • Carbamazepine, total
  • Carbamazepine-10,11 epoxide 
  

 Therapeutic drug management

  
Serum
  
  
2.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  

Spin and separate

  
  
Heparin plasma
  

Dk green heparin (Li or Na), no gel

 

  

Spin and separate

  

Refrigerated (preferred)

Ambient - 3 days

Frozen (OK)

  
  • Gel-barrier tubes are not recommended
  
MedTox Laboratories (150): R-MX
  
Daily
  
2 - 3 days
  

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

  

Total: 4.0 -12.0 µg/mL

Free: 0.6 - 4.2 µg/mL

  
80161 - Carbamazepine epoxide
80156 - Carbamazepine total
  
11/30/2001
  
03/09/2021
  
05/04/2020