Keppra (Levetiracetam)

Blue Top

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB5696
EPIC Order
  KEPPRA (LEVETIRACETAM)
CPT Code(s)   80177
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 3 mL blood/ Royal Blue top Tube /red top acceptable; no gel
Stability Unspun <2 hours recommended
  Spun/Separated

7 days refrigerated

4 weeks frozen

Availability Routine: 24/7
Turnaround Time  
Reference Range Normal: 6-46 ug/mL
     
Comments This assay should not be used for patients taking Brivarecetam (BRIVIACT®) due to
cross-reactivity.

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