Tiagabine, Serum or Plasma
0091541
 
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
TIAGABIN S
Methodology
High Performance Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-5 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Trough collection.  
Collect
Plain red or green (sodium or lithium heparin).  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 3 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 1 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature. Also acceptable: Refrigerated or frozen  
Unacceptable Conditions
Separator tubes.  
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 2 weeks; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 7 months  
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
Note
CPT Code(s)
80199
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0091540Tiagabine, Serum or Plasma
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, contact interface support at interface.support@aruplab.com.
Cross References
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