PREGABALIN, SERUM/PLASMA

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

Rejection Criteria
SST, PST

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

Stability
Room temperature: 1 month; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 1 month

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Turnaround Time4-6 days
Test CodePGABA
CPT-4 Code (s)
80375 (80299)
LOINC Codes
47414-8

Warde
Medical
Laboratory