PROPOXYPHENE CONFIRMATION, URINE

Mnemonic

MISC

Synonym

DarvonĀ® - DarvocetĀ®

Includes

Propoxyphene and Norpropoxyphene (metabolite)

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Urine, random collection in sterile container

Handling

Refrigerate (2-8°C), if unable to deliver to the lab within 3 days.

Preferred Volume

10 mL

Minimum Volume

5 mL

Transport

Ambient (20-25°C)

Rejection Criteria

If minimum specimen volume is not received, testing will not be performed.

Stability

Ambient (20-25°C): 3 days, Refrigerated (2-8°C): 10 days, Frozen (<-10°C): 1 year

Testing Information

Performed

Tue - Sat

Reported

1-2 days

Method

Liquid Chromatography Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Reference Values

Reference Values

Not Detected < 30 ng/mL

CPT Codes

80367;G0480

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:26 AM