Kinetic Immunoassay (KIMS)
Detection of barbiturates, including amobarbital, butabarbital, butalbital, pentobarbital, phenobarbital, and secobarbital.
* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.
Positive immunoassay results should be considered presumptive. Positive immunoassay results will be confirmed by GC/MS if requested by the client.
Days Test Performed
Daily, 24 hrs
Soft Order Code
URINE BARBITURATE SCREEN
Looking to Order a Test?
We’ve provided helpful links to make ordering easy.
All specimens should be accompanied by a requisition.
Learn about how to properly label and where to ship specimens.
MLabs provides all the supplies necessary for the collection of specimens.
Visit our provider FAQ and learn about common questions to ordering tests.
Offsite Collection Instructions
Collect random urine specimen. Refrigerate.
5 mL urine
1 mL urine
Barbiturate Screen (UBARB) and Barbiturate Qualitative Confirmation (MSBAR) performed by Drug Analysis and Toxicology Laboratory. Barbiturate Quantitative (BARBU) Confirmation sent to Warde Medical Laboratory.