|Name: ||Vancomycin Level|
|Specimen: ||1 mL serum from a Red SST or Red top tube. This test is ordered as a TIMED PRIORITY by the pharmacist. Refer to the Pharmacokinetics Collection Timing Procedure (click below) for guidelines on collection timing.|
Samples must be refrigerated if testing not to be performed immediately. The sample is only good for 2 hours at room temperature.
Plasma from a green top is not acceptable. The sample must be serum.
|Spec Stability: ||Stable 3 days refrigerated.|
|Reference Range: ||Trough 10 - 20 ug/mL|
| ||Peak 30 - 40 ug/mL|
|Critical Range: ||>25 ug/mL|
| Method: ||Enzymatic Homogeneous Competitive Immunoassay|
Pharmacokinetics Collection Timing