Sunquest Code:XMISC  
Epic Code:LAB4909Epic Name:Trifluoperazine Level
Methodology:Liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Fri; results are reported within 5 days.

Collection Instructions

Optimal Volume:6 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:1.4 mL
Container:Red (no gel) protect from light (Green (sodium or lithium heparin) protect from light)
Collection Instructions:Usual sampling time is immediately prior to next dose (trough).
Causes for Rejection:Results may be altered if collected in gel tube.

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Centrifuge and aliquot 3 mL, 0.6 mL minimum. Store at room temperature. Protect from light.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at room temperature.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (MedTox)
Referral Lab number:126


Critical Range:50 ng/mL or greater
Reference Range:4-40 ng/mL; Low dose therapeutic range: 1.0-2.25 ng/mL

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