Topiramate

Alphabetical Test listing

Topiramate-8734

  
Topiramate
  
8734
  
LAB8734
  
TMX
  
Topamax
  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.4 mL
  

Spin and separate

  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 7 days

Frozen - 1 month

  
  • Improper labels (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Hemolysis (some procedures)
  • Improper anticoagulant or ratio
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage temperature affecting results
  • Inappropriate timing of collection
  • Improper container
  • Leaking container resulting in compromised specimen
  • Quantity not sufficient (QNS)
  
AHL - Chemistry: C
  
Daily
  
1 day
STAT - 2 hours
  

Competitive Immunoassay

  

The proposed trough therapeutic range for seizure control is 2.0 - 25.0 µg/mL.

Patient response varies widely, particularly with co-medications and/or compromised renal function.

  
80201
  
11/15/2010
  
05/22/2019