Phenytoin (free)
REQUESTING AND COLLECTING

Ordering:
Sample should be collected just before next dose. If dose changed

reassay after 5-7 days.

Collection:
Collection of blood in tubes containing separator gel can alter plasma

levels.
Container(s):
EDTA (5 mL purple-top)

GENERAL INFORMATION

Availability:
Test performed daily on request

Reference Intervals:
1.0 - 2.0 mg/L

Laboratory:
Auto Chemistry (8382-9164)

Patient Results:
(02) 8382-9100
Synonyms:
Free Phenytoin
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INSTRUCTIONS FOR REFERRING LABORATORIES
Handling & Transport:
Centrifuge sample and transport plasma at 4°C
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INSTRUCTIONS FOR HANDLING AT SYDPATH
SydPath Handling:
SPRO: Centrifuge at 4°C, aliquot (x1).

Data Entry Code:

SydPath Division:
Clinical Pharmacology

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Date/Time published: 27/05/2020 16:36:23
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