Drugs of Abuse Confirmation/Quantitation - Amphetamines - Urine
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Quantitative Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry
1-4 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Random urine.  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 4 mL urine with no additives or preservatives to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens exposed to repeated freeze/thaw cycles.  
Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 3 years  
Reference Interval
Interpretive Data
Drugs covered: methamphetamine, amphetamine, methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA - Ecstasy), methylenedioxyethylamphetamine (MDEA - Eve), and methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA).

Positive cutoff:
200 ng/mL

The absence of expected drug(s) and/or drug metabolite(s) may indicate non-compliance, inappropriate timing of specimen collection relative to drug administration, poor drug absorption, diluted/adulterated urine, or limitations of testing. The concentration value must be greater than or equal to the cutoff to be reported as positive. Interpretive questions should be directed to the laboratory.

For medical purposes only; not valid for forensic use.
CPT Code(s)
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0090439Drug Confirmation, Amphetamines, Urine
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Cross References
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  • Emsam
  • Eve
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