|Specimen: ||1 mL serum from a Red top tube. Do NOT use gel barrier tubes. EDTA plasma is also acceptable|
Separate serum or plasma within 2 hours of collection. Place the sample in a labeled transport tube. Ordering Recommendation:
Therapeutic monitoring for individuals taking mycophenolate. Predose (trough) concentration at steady state should be assessed.
Timing of specimen collection: Pre-dose (trough) draw - At steady state concentration.
Whole blood. Gel separator tubes, light blue (citrate), or yellow (SPS or ACD solution).