Test Overview
Test Methodology

HPLC-UV

Test Usage

Therapeutic drug monitoring

Reference Range *

10.0 - 20.0 ug/mL

Test Details
Analytic Time

1 day

Soft Order Code
MMLR
Synonyms
  • Chloromycetin
Laboratory
Sendout
Reference Laboratory
Mayo Wild 80 (ZW80) (MedTox 2023)
Section
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in red top tube; do not use SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum or plasma into a plastic vial and refrigerate up to 24 hours or freeze for longer storage. Collect Peak specimen 30 minutes after the end of an I.V. infusion (one hour following I.M. or oral administration) or Trough specimen immediately before next dose is given.

Alternate Specimen
Heparinized plasma acceptable. [6/09]
Rejection Criteria
SST tube not acceptable.
Yellow Top Tube
Red Top Tube
Normal Volume
1 mL serum
Minimum Volume
0.6 mL serum
Additional Information

Test sent to Mayo Medical Laboratories; performed by MedTox Laboratories.

Billing
CPT Code
82415
Fee Code
20524
NY State Approved
No