OPIATE PANEL, SERUM

Components
Codeine, Hydrocodone, Hydromorphone, Morphine, Oxycodone, Oxymorphone

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a plain red-top tube. Centrifuge, separate and send 1.0 mL serum (0.5 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Plasma EDTA, heparin, gray

Rejection Criteria
SST

Methodology
LC/MS/MS

Stability
Room Temperature: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 14 days

Reference Range
<5.0 ng/mL. For medical use only.

Performed
Tuesday, Thursday

Turnaround Time2-5 days
Test CodeOPTSP
CPT-4 Code (s)
80364 (G0480)
LOINC Codes
8217-2

Warde
Medical
Laboratory