Lab Test : Salicylate

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Alternate:Aspirin; Salicylic Acid; Acetylsalicylic Acid; ASA
Phone:(937) 641-3428
Available:Daily, 24 hours
Turnaround:Routine: 3 hours, STAT: 30 minutes
Volume:0.2 mL
Container:3 mL green top tube or green microtainer (sodium heparin)
Temperature:Transport to lab within 30 minutes.
Normal:Therapeutic: 2.8-20 mg/dL. Toxic: 30-70 mg/dL. Lethal: greater than 70 mg/dL.
Uses:Monitoring the therapeutic drug level or evaluating aspirin toxicity.
Method:Two filter endpoint with blank (modified trinder colorimetric)

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