Tapentadol, Confirmation, Urine

CPT: 80372
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Test Details


  • Nucynta®


Confirm the presence of tapentadol


Mass spectrometry (MS)

Specimen Requirements




20 mL

Minimum Volume

3 mL


Plastic urine container


Urine temperature monitoring is recommended to ensure valid specimen collection.

Storage Instructions

Maintain specimen at room temperature. If arrival at lab will extend beyond seven days, refrigerate.

Causes for Rejection

Quantity not sufficient for analysis; improper specimen (serum, plasma, blood); incomplete specimen identification

Clinical Information

Special Instructions

This profile is designed for pain management. It is not intended for workplace testing and does not comply with state regulatory workplace testing programs.


Order Code Order Code Name Order Loinc Result Code Result Code Name UofM Result LOINC
764171 Tapentadol Confirm, Urine 764579 Tapentadol 58401-1
764171 Tapentadol Confirm, Urine 764568 Tapentadol Confirm ng/mL 58402-9

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