Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Amitriptyline and Nortriptyline Order Code : YAMNOR
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: Aventyl, Elavil, Tricyclic Antidepressants
Specimen Type: Serum
Container Type: Red-top tube (Plain) no additive
Required Volume: 1 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.25mL
Methodology: Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Components: Amitripyline, Nortriptyline
Standard Run Times: Mon-Fri, time varies
Turnaround Time: 4 days
Special Handling: Draw blood in a plain, red-top tube immediately before the next schedule does (minimum 12 hours after last dose). Spin down within 2 hours of draw and send 1mL serum refrigerated.
CPT Codes: 80335
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB681
SHC EPIC Code: LABYAMNOR
Causes For Rejection: Serum gel tube
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Toxicology/Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories
URL: http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Performance/63506