Test Overview
Test Methodology

Immunoassay

Test Usage

Therapeutic drug monitoring.

Reference Range *

PROCAINAMIDE: Therapeutic: 4.0 - 10.0 mcg/mL; Critical value: >12.0 mcg/mL.
N-ACETYLPROCAINAMIDE: Therapeutic: 12.0 - 18.0 mcg/mL; Critical value: > or =40.0 mcg/mL.

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Test Details
Days Set Up
Daily, 24 hrs
Analytic Time

1 day

Soft Order Code
MAPA
MiChart Code
MAPA
Synonyms
  • N-Acetylprocainamide (NAPA)
  • NAPA (N-Acetylprocainamide)
  • Pronestyl
  • PROCAINAMIDE/NAPA
  • NAPA
  • PROCA
  • N-ACETYL PROCAINAMIDE
  • PROCAINAMIDE
  • PROCAINAMIDE LEVEL
  • N-ACETYL PROCAINAMIDE LEVEL
  • PROCAINAMIDE/NAPA LEVELS
Laboratory
Sendout
Reference Laboratory
Mayo PA
Section
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in an SST (preferred) or red top tube. Centrifuge and aliquot serum into a plastic vial within 2 hours of collection. Refrigerate. Draw trough level immediately prior to next oral dose or draw 6-12 hours after start of IV maintenance infusion.

Yellow Top Tube
Red Top Tube
Normal Volume
0.5 mL serum
Minimum Volume
0.25 mL serum
Additional Information

Test includes Procainamide and its primary metabolite N-acetylprocainamide (NAPA). Test sent to Mayo Medical Laboratories.

Billing
CPT Code
80192
Fee Code
AA350
LOINC
3983-4
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