Sulfamethoxazole


Sunquest Code:MMMISC  
Epic Code:LAB4909Epic Name:Send Outs Misc Test
Synonyms:Gantanol; SULFAM
Methodology:High performance liquid chromatogarphy (HPLC)
CPT Code:80299
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Fri; results are reported within 2-5 days.
Special Instructions:Serum for a peak level should be drawn 60 minutes after dose.
Compliance:

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements. This test has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.



Collection Instructions

Specimen:Blood
Optimal Volume:2 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:0.6 mL
Causes for Rejection:Samples collected in a serum gel tube.


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Centrifuge and aliquot 1 mL, 0.2 mL minimum within 2 hours of collection. Store in refrigerator.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at refrigerated temperature.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (Mayo Medical Laboratories)
Referral Lab number:SFZ


Interpretive

Reference Range:Greater than 50 mcg/mL
Use:Monitoring therapy to ensure drug absorption, clearance or compliance.


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