Use to optimize drug therapy and monitor patient adherence. Does not measure digoxin (Lanoxin, Digitek); for digoxin testing, order Digoxin (0090080).
Plain Red or Lavender (K2EDTA or K3EDTA).
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: Frozen.
Ambient: Undetermined; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 3 months
Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory
80375 (Alt code: G0480)
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|3002538||Digitoxin Quantitative, Serum or Plasma||3559-2|
National Medical Services (NMS)