Valproic Acid, Serum (Depakene® /Depakote®)

Methodology: Homogeneous Enzyme Immunoassay

Specimen Requirements: 1 plain, red-top (no additive) tube (minimum: 1.0 mL of serum)drawn 15 minutes prior to next dose. Centrifuge red-top within 30 minutes after draw. Refrigerate specimen after collection.

NOTE: SST tube is not acceptable.

Analytical Time: 1 day

Days Set Up: Monday through Sunday

CPT Information:
80164 –