CARBAMAZEPINE TOTAL AND FREE

Mnemonic

MISC

Synonym

10, 11-Carbamazepine Epoxide - Tegretol® - Epitol® - Carbamazepine Total and Metabolite

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Blood, gray top tube (NaF/Sodium Fluoride) 

Preferred Volume

1.0 mL

Minimum Volume

.25 mL

Transport

Refrigerated

Stability

Ambient: 30 days Refrigerated: 30 days Frozen: 24 months

Testing Information

Performed

Mon, Wed, Fri

Reported

3-5 days

Method

LC-MS/MS

Referral Lab

National Medical Services (0970B)

Reference Values

Reference Values

Interpretation provided.

CPT Codes

80156

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:01 AM