GAMMA-HYDROXYBUTYRIC ACID SCREEN, URINE

Mnemonic

GHB

Synonym

GHB - Date Rape Drug - Xyrem

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Random urine

Preferred Volume

5.0 mL

Minimum Volume

2.8 mL

Transport

Refrigerated

Stability

Room Temperature: 7 days; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen (-20°C): 21 days

Testing Information

Performed

Tue, Thu

Reported

4-7 days

Method

Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS)

Referral Lab

National Medical Services (9326U)

Reference Values

Reference Values

Interpretation provided.

Comments

When required Gamma-Hydroxybutyric Acid Confirmation, Urine (5101U) will reflex and additional charges may apply.

CPT Codes

80307

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:12 AM