QUETIAPINE (SEROQUEL®), SERUM/PLASMA

Mnemonic

<b><span style='color:red'><u>MISC</span></u></b>

Synonym

SEROQUEL

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

One 5 mL plain red, lavender (EDTA), pink (K2EDTA), or green (sodium or lithium heparin).

Preferred Volume

1.0 mL

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Transport

Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria

Serum separator tubes

Stability

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

Testing Information

Performed

Tue, Fri

Method

Quantitative Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Referral Lab

ARUP 2003118

Reference Values

Therapeutic Range

Trough Draws (Preferred) 70-170 ng/mL Peak Draws (At 1.5 hour post dose, NOT recommended) 100-1000 ng/mL

Toxic Levels

Trough Draws: >1000 ng/mL Peak Draws: >1500 ng/mL

CPT Codes

80299

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:27 AM