PROPAFENONE QUANTITATION, SERUM or PLASMA

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a plain red-top tube. Centrifuge, separate serum from cells within 2 hours and send 2.0 mL serum (0.7 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.
Submit with order: Propafenone dose, Propafenone dose frequency, Propafenone route, Propafenone type of draw.

Alternate Specimen
Plasma: EDTA

Rejection Criteria
SST, sodium citrate, ACD

Methodology
Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography

Stability
Room Temperature: 14 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 8 months

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Varies

Turnaround Time4-11 days
Test CodePROPQ
CPT-4 Code (s)
80375 (G0480)
LOINC Codes
Propafenone Quantitation, Serum or Plasma:   6905-4  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory