TRAMADOL, URINE, CONFIRMATION

Components
Confirmation for presence of Tramadol and O-desmethyl tramadol.

Specimen Required
Collect random urine. Send 10.0 mL urine (5.0 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic container.

Rejection Criteria
Urine with preservative, vacutainer cup

Methodology
Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC/MS/MS)

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

Reference Range
Decision level: <5 ng/mL

Performed
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday

Turnaround Time2-3 days
Test CodeUCTRM
CPT-4 Code (s)
80373 (G0480)
LOINC Codes
Tramadol:   20561-7  
O-desmethyltramadol:   86453-8  
Creatinine:   2161-8  
Adulterants:   59061-2  

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