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Test ID FFTIC Ticlopidine, Serum/Plasma

Method Name

Gas Chromatography (GC)

Reporting Name

Ticlopidine

Specimen Type

Varies


Specimen Required


Submit only 1 of the following specimens:

 

Serum

Draw blood in a plain, red-top tube(s). (Serum gel tube is not acceptable.) Spin down and send 1 mL of serum refrigerate in preservative-free plastic vial.

Note:    Label specimen appropriately (serum).

 

Plasma

Draw blood in a purple-top (EDTA) tube(s). (Plasma gel tube is not acceptable.) Spin down and send 1 mL of EDTA plasma refrigerate in preservative-free plastic vial.

Note:    Label specimens appropriately (plasma).


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Varies Refrigerated (preferred) 16 days
  Frozen  60 days

Reference Values

Reporting limit determined each analysis

 

Ticlopidine

   Synonym(s): Ticlid

 

   Steady state peak plasma levels from patients on a 250 mg twice daily regimen:  0.22 – 2.1 mcg/mL (mean of 0.99) at 2 hours post dose.

 

Day(s) Performed

Monday through Sunday

Performing Laboratory

NMS Labs

CPT Code Information

80299

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
FFTIC Ticlopidine 11003-1

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z1475 Ticlopidine 11003-1
Z1340 Reporting Limit 19147-8

Test Classification

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by NMS Labs. It has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Report Available

4 to 8 days

NY State Approved

Yes