Ipecac Use Markers, Urine

CPT: 80323
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Test Details

Test Includes

Cephaeline; emetine


Detect presence of ipecac alkaloids


Liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry (LC/MS-MS)

Specimen Requirements


Urine (random)


10 mL


Plastic urine container without preservative

Storage Instructions

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


Order Code Order Code Name Order Loinc Result Code Result Code Name UofM Result LOINC
809595 Ipecac Use Markers, Urine 809596 Emetine ng/ml 12400-8
809595 Ipecac Use Markers, Urine 809597 Cephaeline ng/ml 21174-8
809595 Ipecac Use Markers, Urine 809598 IPECA Use Markers, Urine N/A

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