PREGABALIN, SERUM OR PLASMA

Mnemonic

MISC

Synonym

Lyrica®

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Plain red or lavender (EDTA).

Handling

Separate serum or plasma from cells within 2 hours. Transfer 1 mL serum or plasma to a Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.4 mL)

Preferred Volume

1.0 mL

Minimum Volume

0.4 mL

Transport

Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Room temperature or frozen.

Stability

Ambient: 1 month; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 1 month

Testing Information

Method

Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Referral Lab

ARUP 2002554

Reference Values

Reference Values

BY REPORT

CPT Codes

82542

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:25 AM