Escitalopram, Urine

CPT: 80332
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Test Details

Synonyms

  • Lexapro®

Use

Detect presence of escitalopram

Methodology

High-pressure liquid chromatography with fluorescence detection (HPLC/FL)

Specimen Requirements

Specimen

Urine (random)

Volume

10 mL

Minimum Volume

2 mL

Container

Plastic urine container without preservative

Storage Instructions

Submission/transport (<3 days): Room temperature. For storage beyond three days, specimen should be refrigerated or frozen.

Causes for Rejection

Urine in preservative tube

LOINC® Map

Order Code Order Code Name Order Loinc Result Code Result Code Name UofM Result LOINC
247407 Escitalopram, U 247408 Escitalopram ng/mL 73692-6
247407 Escitalopram, U 247409 Desmethylcitalopram ng/mL 73584-5
247407 Escitalopram, U 247410 Escitalopram, U N/A

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