Kinetic Immunoassay (KIMS)
Monitor therapeutic drug level, evaluate theophylline toxicity
Therapeutic: 10-20 mcg/mL. Toxic > 25 mcg/mL. Neonatal apnea: 6-12 mcg/mL.
- Aminophylline, Blood
- THEOPHYLLINE LEVEL
STAT requests for this test will be performed on a STAT basis (supervisory staff approval is not required).
Collect blood in a red top tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial, and refrigerate.