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Oxacarbazepine

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code OXCBP
Performed by Quest
Sendout? Yes
Method Liquid Chromatography Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Container type Red top or Lavendar top
Amount to Collect 2 mL blood
Sample type Serum or EDTA plasma
Preferred volume 1 mL
Min. Volume 0.3 mL
Units µg/mL (mcg/mL)
Normal range
Therapeutic 8.0-35.0 mcg/mL
Toxic > 35.0 mcg/mL
Lower Detection limit 0.5 mcg/mL

Synonyms Trileptal; 10-hydroxycarbazepine
Stability Room temperature 3 days, refrigerated 2 weeks, frozen 2 months
Turn around times 5-7 days
CPT coding 83789-90
Last Updated 5/22/2013 1:23:05 PM
Entry Number 1441
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