Test directory: Chlorpromazine

Ordering Code3908
Test NameChlorpromazine
AliasThorazine
Largactil
Preferred SpecimenSerum
Preferred ContainerPlain (Red)
No gel barrier tubes.
Other Specimen/ContainerPlasma in ACD-B (Yellow), Plasma in EDTA, K2 (Lavender),
Plasma in Oxalate/Fluoride (Gray), Plasma in Sodium Heparin (Green)
Optimum Volume3 mL
Collection InstructionsDo Not use SST
Do Not use PST
Draw 1/2 to 1 hour before next dose,
Transport RequirementsOahu: Ambient
Airline: Frozen
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 1 Week
Refrigerated: 2 Weeks
Frozen: 1 Year
Rejection CriteriaGel barrier tube
Avail. StatNO
Analytic TimeUp to 12 Days
MethodologyGas Chromatography (GC)
Reference Lab Quest Diagnostic Lab-NI

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
ChlorpromazineALLSee report.