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CARBAMAZEPINE (TEGRETOL®)

Test Code TEG 
Test CARBAMAZEPINE (TEGRETOL®) 
Methodology Immunoassay 
Description Useful for controlling partial seizures with both temporal lobe and psychomotor symptoms, for generalized tonic-clonic seizures, and for analgesia of trigeminal neuralgia. 
Specimen Draw blood in either a plain, red-top tube or serum gel tube. Spin down and send 0.5 mL (0.3 mL minimum) of serum refrigerated. 
MMC Specimen Draw blood in a plasma gel tube. 0.5 mL plasma required. 
Reference Values Therapeutic concentration: 4.0 - 12.0 µg/mL
Toxic concentration: > 15.0 µg/mL 
Analytic Time 1 Day - Available STAT 
Day(s) Test Set Up Monday through Sunday 
CPT Code(s) 80156