AMPHETAMINE PANEL, SERUM or PLASMA

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Draw blood in a plain red top tube. Centrifuge, separate serum from cells and send 1.0 mL serum (0.4 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Plasma: Lavender EDTA

Rejection Criteria
PST, SST

Methodology
High Performance Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

Stability
Room temperature: 16 days; Refrigerated: 16 days; Frozen: 16 days

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Monday-Friday

Turnaround Time5-7 days
Test CodeAMPSN
CPT-4 Code (s)
80326, 80359
LOINC Codes
Amphetamine   30112-7  
Ephedrine   3591-5  
MDA   59837-5  
MDEA   33016-7  
MDMA   18356-6  
Methamphetamine   3778-8  
Norpseudoephedrine   59724-5  
Phentermine   32579-5  
Phenylpropanolamine   3964-4  
Pseudoephedrine   9389-8  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory