Specimen Requirements

Title

BACLOFEN, SERUM/PLASMA

Specimen Requirement

Draw blood in a plain red-top tube. Centrifuge, separate serum from cells and send 1.0 mL serum (0.4mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Methodology

High Performance Liquid Chromatogrpahy/Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

Stability

Room temperature: 14 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 4 months

Reference Range

By Report*

Turnaround

Performed Monday, Wednesday, Friday; 4-6 days

Clinical Use

Test Code

BACLW