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Tobramycin Level

Mnemonic:    [TOBRA]
Name:    Tobramycin Level
Specimen:    1 mL serum from a Red SST or Red top tube, or plasma from a Green PST. This test is ordered as a TIMED PRIORITY by the pharmacist. Refer to the Pharmacokinetics Collection Timing Procedure for guidelines on collection timing.
Reference Range:    Trough <2 ug/mL
 Peak 5 - 12 ug/mL
Critical Range:    > 12 ug/mL
  Method:    Enzymatic Homogeneous Competitive Immunoassay