Lab Test : Phenobarbital

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Alternate:Phenobarb; Barbita Luminal
Includes:N/A
Department:Chemistry
Phone:(937) 641-3428
SQ Code:PHNO
Available:Daily, 24 hours
Turnaround:Routine: 3 hours, STAT: 30 minutes
Specimen:Blood
Volume:0.2 mL
Container:3 mL green top tube or green microtainer (sodium heparin)
Temperature:Transported to lab within 15 minutes.
Rejection:None.
Normal:Therapeutic: 20.0-40.0 g/mL. Toxic: >40.0 g/mL.
Uses:Monitoring of therapeutic levels, peak levels achieved 6-18 hours after oral dose.
Limitations:None.
Method:PETINIA (particle enhanced turbidimetric homogenous (EIA))
 

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