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  Desipramine Specimen Type:
   

Blood


Desipramine is a member of the following panels :
Imipramine-Desipramine Panel

TOXICOLOGY

Specimen requirements: 7 mL Red Stopper; Plain
  or: 3 mL EDTA Hemogard Closure
  or: 4 mL Green Top (Sodium Heparin) or Gray (Sodium Fluoride / Potassium Oxalate)
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
Therapeutic Range 100 300 ng/mL N/A
Toxic N/A >500 ng/mL N/A
Unit of measure: ng/mL
Ideal sample: 5.0 mL serum or plasma
Absolute minimum amount: 1.0 mL serum or plasma
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s): Toxicology Blood/Drug Levels
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Weekdays
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: Next day
For Hillcrest deliver to: SCRAP : Specimen Central Receiving and
  Processing, room 2-117
For Thornton deliver to: Chemistry : Processing Desk, 1st floor, Hospital,
  room 1-013
This test is sent to : ARUP - Associated Regional & University
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: High Pressure Liquid Chromatography
Special Instructions: N/A
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: DESPR
CyberLAB code: 9133
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A