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4002 Valproic Acid (Depakene)

Specimen Type
Specimen Stability
Reference Range
Serum
7 Days 2 - 8° C
50-100 µg/mL

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Serum
Container: 1 Red Top Tube
Temperature: Refrigerated
Preferred Vol: 1.00 mL
Min Vol: 0.50 mL

Method

Immunochemiluminometric

Schedule

Mon-Fri

Turn-Around Time

24hrs; Also offered STAT at an additional charge

Instructions/Notes

Do not collect in SST tube. Collect in Plain red top tube (no gel).

Clinical Utility

To determine the concentration of valproic acid in the blood and to maintain a therapeutic level.

CPT Codes

80164

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