Optimize drug therapy and monitor patient adherence.
Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Tue, Thu, Sat
Timing of specimen collection: Pre-dose (trough) draw - At steady state concentration.
Plain Red, Lavender (EDTA), or Green (Sodium or Lithium Heparin).
Separate from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.6 mL)
After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: 6 months
Effective August 15, 2011
Therapeutic Range: 5.0-20.0 µg/mL
Adverse effects may include headache, nausea and abdominal pain.
Laboratory Developed Test (LDT)
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|0097621||Fluconazole, Quantitative by LC-MS/MS||10987-6|