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Test ID HALO Haloperidol, Serum

Useful For

Optimizing dosage

 

Monitoring compliance

 

Assessing toxicity

Method Name

Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

Reporting Name

Haloperidol, S

Specimen Type

Serum Red

Specimen Required

Container/Tube: Red top

Specimen Volume: 1 mL

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.3 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Red Refrigerated (preferred) 28 days
  Ambient  28 days
  Frozen  28 days

Reference Values

HALOPERIDOL

5-16 ng/mL

 

REDUCED HALOPERIDOL

10-80 ng/mL

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Tuesday, Thursday; 4 p.m.

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

CPT Code Information

80173

LOINC Code Information

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
80339 Haloperidol, S 3669-9
169 Reduced Haloperidol 38364-6

Test Classification

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements. This test has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.