Specimen Requirements

Title

Carbamazepine-10, 11-Epoxide

Specimen Requirement

Draw blood in plain red-top tube. Centrifuge, seperate serum from cells immediately and send 2.0 mL serum (1.0 mL minimum) in a screw-capped plastic vial labeled “serum”.

Methodology

Stability

Room Temp or Refrigerated 14 days

Reference Range

By report*

Turnaround

3-5 days Performed Mon-Fri

Clinical Use

Test Code

CARBW