Liquid Chromatrography (LC-MS/MS)
Therapeutic drug monitoring.
120 - 500 ng/mL (Fluoxetine + Norfluoxetine)
Collect specimen in a red top tube; do not use SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial within 2 hours of collection and refrigerate. EDTA (lavender top), heparinized (green top) or ACD (yellow top) plasma is also acceptable.
Test sent to Mayo Medical Laboratories.