OLANZAPINE

Mnemonic

OLAN

Synonym

Zyprexa®

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Serum or Plasma, one plain red or lavender (EDTA) top tube

Handling

CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered. 

Separate serum or plasma from cells within 2 hours of collection.

Preferred Volume

2.0 mL

Minimum Volume

1.0 mL

Transport

Frozen

Rejection Criteria

Whole blood, gel separator tubes, light blue (citrate), or yellow (SPS or ACD solution) top tubes

Stability

Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 2 weeks

Testing Information

Performed

Wed, Sat

Reported

3-7 days

Method

High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)

Referral Lab

ARUP (98833)

Reference Values

Reference Values

Interpretation provided.

Therapeutic Range

20-80 ng/mL

CPT Codes

80342

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:21 AM