Amikacin Level - Peak

or

no gel in red top bullet

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB5124
EPIC Order   AMIKACIN LEVEL,  PEAK
CPT Code(s)   80150
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine: 30; Stat: 888
Specimen Routine: 2 mL blood/royal blue top tube or plain red top tube; NO SST; see Comments for additional specimen information
  micro: 500uL blood; see Comments for additional specimen information
Stability

Unspun:

Spun/Separated: 

< 2 hours recommended

Referigerated: 7 days

Frozen: 14 days

Availability
 
24 hrs/day
Reference Range Therapeutic: 20-25 ug/mL
  Critical: >35 ug/mL
Comments Collect PEAK Specimens 30-60 minutes after dose.

Reviewed by jcayless on January 06, 2022

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514