Optimize drug therapy and monitor patient adherence.
Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Pre-dose (trough) draw.
Plain Red, Lavender (EDTA), or Pink (K2EDTA).
Separate from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.4 mL)
Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Room temperature or frozen.
Ambient: 1 month; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 48 months
Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|3001185||Tiagabine Quantitative, Serum/Plasma||21565-7|
National Medical Services (NMS)