|Name: ||Topamax (Topiramate) Level|
|Specimen: ||1 mL serum or plasma from a red or green top. Do not use gel barrier tubes Patient Prep: Timing of specimen collection: Pre-dose (trough) draw - At steady state concentration.|
EDTA plasma is also acceptable..
Centrifuge the sample and place the serum/plasma in a separately labeled transport tube within 2 hours of collection.
|Minimum Spec: ||0.3 mL|
|Transport Temp: ||Refrigerated|
|Spec Stability: ||Stable 7 days refrigerated.|
|Ref Lab/Code: ||ARUP 0070390|
|Reference Range: ||Therapeutic range has not been established|
| Method: ||Enzyme Immunoassay|