80700:AMPHETAMINE, QUANTITATIVE, BLOOD

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80700:AMPHETAMINE, QUANTITATIVE, BLOOD
Alias Names: Adderall / Benzedrine / Dexedrine / Speed
Methodology: Gas Chromatography (GC) / Mass Spectrometry (MS)
Edit Date: 10/8/2009
Performed: Daily
Released: 72 hours after setup at PeaceHealth Laboratories’ reference lab.
CPT Code: 82542-90
Specimen Collection Details
Collection: One 5 mL red top tube. Also acceptable: Heparinized plasma. Do not use serum separator tube (SST).
Handling: Centrifuge and separate serum or plasma and pour into a plastic tube. Refrigerate.
Standard Volume: 5 mL serum or plasma.
Minimum Volume: 1.2 mL serum or plasma (micro method does not allow for repeat testing or confirmation).
Transport: Refrigerated on cold pack.
Rejection Criteria: SST.

Reference Range:
10-100 ng/mL
Critical value – high: 500 ng/mL