Zyprexa® , ARUP #98833, EPIC: LAB6117, SOFT: XOLAN
Specimen Collection Criteria
Collect (preferred specimen): One plain Red-top tubes.
Also acceptable: One Lavender-top EDTA tubes.
Do not use Serum Separator Tubes.
Time of Collection: Trough, just prior to the next dose.
Critical frozen. Send specimen for processing immediately after collection.
Physician Office/Drawsite Specimen Preparation
Critical frozen. Centrifuge to separate serum or plasma from cells within two hours of collection. Transfer serum or plasma to a plastic transport tube and freeze (-20°C/-4°F or below) immediately.
Preparation for Courier Transport
Transport: 2.0 mL serum or plasma, frozen (-20°C/-4°F or below). (Min: 1.0 mL)
- Specimens not collected and processed as indicated.
Frozen: 6 months
Results available in 2-6 days.
Therapeutic Range: 20-80 ng/mL.
Toxic Range: Not well established.
Quantitative Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS).
This assay aids in the therapuetic drug monitoring of Olanzapine (Zyprexa®) an antipsychotic agent. Zyprexa® is indicated for the management of the manifestations of psychotic disorders.
80342 (alternate code: G0480).
ARUP #98833, EPIC: LAB6117, SOFT: XOLAN
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