Pregabalin Quantitative, Serum or Plasma
2002554
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
PREGAB
Methodology
Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-9 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Lavender (EDTA) or plain red. Also acceptable: Pink (K2EDTA).  
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum or plasma from cells within 2 hours. Transfer 1 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.4 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Room temperature or frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Separator tubes.  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: 1 month; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 1 month  
Reference Interval
By Report  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
82542
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2002555Pregabalin Quantitative, Serum or Plasma47414-8
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Aliases
  • Lyrica® (Pregabalin, Serum or Plasma)

Performed at National Medical Services (NMS)