Molindone Level, Urine
Moban, NMS #3082U, EPIC: LAB6300, SOFT: XMOLU
Specimen Collection Criteria
Collect: Random urine specimen in a screw-capped container (preferred) or other sterile collection container. (Min: 0.7 mL)
Physician Office/Drawsite Specimen Preparation
Maintain specimen refrigerated (2-8°C or 36-46°F) prior to transport.
Preparation for Courier Transport
Transport: 2.0 mL urine, refrigerated (2-8°C or 36-46°F). (Min: 0.7 mL)
- Urine specimens containing preservatives.
- Specimens not collected and processed as indicated.
Specimen Stability for Testing:
Room Temperature (20-26°C or 68-78.8°F): 14 days
Refrigerated (2-8°C or 36-46°F): 30 days
Frozen (-20°C/-4°F or below): 30 days
Specimen Storage in Department Prior to Disposal:
Specimen retention time is determined by the policy of the reference laboratory. Contact the Sendout Laboratory with any questions.
Sent to ARUP Laboratories, Salt Lake City, UT, forwarded to National Medical Services (NMS), Willow Grove, PA.
Results available in 4-10 days.
High Performance Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS).
Molindone is a tranquilizer used in the management of psychotic disorders. This assay is used to monitor the therapeutic drug level of Molindone.
NMS #3082U, EPIC: LAB6300, SOFT: XMOLU
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