BACLOFEN, SERUM/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: EDTA

Rejection Criteria
SST or PST

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

Stability
Room temperature: 14 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 4 months

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Turnaround Time4-6 days
Test CodeBACLO
CPT-4 Code (s)
80369
LOINC Codes
9353-4

Warde
Medical
Laboratory