Ordering Recommendation

May be useful in the assessment of exposure to bath salts up to several days post-exposure. For the assessment of acute exposure, Bath Salts Qualitative Panel, Serum or Plasma (2011411) may be useful.

Mnemonic

BATH SALTS

Methodology

Qualitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (HPLC-MS/MS)

Performed

Varies

Reported

8-11 days

New York DOH Approval Status

This test is New York DOH approved.

Specimen Required

Patient Preparation
Collect

Urine.

Specimen Preparation

Transport 2 mL urine in an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.7 mL)
Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Frozen. Also acceptable: Refrigerated.

Unacceptable Conditions
Remarks
Stability

Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 1 month

Reference Interval

By report

Interpretive Data



Compliance Category

Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory

Note

Hotline History

N/A

CPT Codes

80371 (Alt code: G0480)

Components

Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
2008651 Bath Salts Panel, Urine 72795-8
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Aliases

  • (RS)-1-phenyl-2-(1-pyrrolidinyl)-1-pentanone
  • (RS)-1-phenyl-2-(methylamino) pentan-1-one
  • 1,3-dimethylamylamine
  • 1-(1,3-benzodioxol-5-yl)-2-pyrrolidin-1-ylpentan-1-one
  • 2-MeO-Oxo-PC
  • 3,4-methylenedioxy-N-methylcathinone
  • 4-chloro alpha-PVP
  • alpha-PHP / alpha-PiHP
  • Alpha-PVP
  • alpha-Pyrrolidinovalerophenone
  • Benzylone
  • bk-MDMA
  • Designer Drugs
  • Eutylone
  • Nbutyl Pentylone
Bath Salts Qualitative Panel, Urine

National Medical Services (NMS)