THIOTHIXENE

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a plain red-top tube. Centrifuge, separate serum from cells within 2 hours and send 9.0 mL serum (4.4 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Plasma: EDTA

Methodology
Gas Chromatography

Stability
Room Temperature: 7 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 20 months

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Monday-Sunday

Turnaround Time8-10 days
Test CodeTHIOT
CPT-4 Code (s)
80342 (G0480)
LOINC Codes
6696-9

Warde
Medical
Laboratory