Amikacin, Random Level
0090015
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
AMIK
Methodology
Immunoassay
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
Within 24 hours  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Plain red. Also acceptable: Green (sodium heparin).  
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum or plasma from cells within one hour of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. If transport is prolonged: Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens collected in citrate or oxalate/fluoride. Specimens exposed to repeated freeze/thaw cycles.  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 2 weeks  
Reference Interval
Trough Levels
  Optimal: 4.0-8.0 µg/mL
  Toxic: 8.1 µg/mL or greater
Peak Levels

  Optimal: 20.0-30.0 µg/mL
  Toxic: 30.1 µg/mL or greater  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
80150
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0090015Amikacin, Random35669-1
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Aliases
  • Amikacin Sulfate
  • Amikacin, aminoglycoside
  • Amikacin, Random, Serum