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Paroxetine, Serum

Additional Codes

LAB3078

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Serum Red


Specimen Required


Collection Container/Tube: Red top(serum gel/SST are not acceptable)

Submission Container/Tube: Plastic vial

Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL

Collection Instructions:

1. Draw blood before next scheduled dose.

2. Centrifuge and aliquot serum into plastic vial within 2 hours of collection.


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.4 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Red Refrigerated (preferred) 28 days
  Ambient  28 days
  Frozen  28 days

Reference Values

30-120 ng/mL

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Thursday; 4 p.m.

CPT Code Information

80299

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
PARO Paroxetine, S 9699-0

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
83731 Paroxetine, S 9699-0

Analytic Time

1 day

Specimen Retention Time

2 weeks

Forms

If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Therapeutics Test Request (T831) with the specimen.