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ILH Laboratory specimen collection and test information
Red Top
Amitryptyline
Allow tube to fill completely
Alternative name(s) Elavil Endep Etrafon Triavil includes amitriptyline and nortriptyline.

Lab section Send Outs    
When performed 0630h-1430h Monday-Friday    
When reported
Monday-Friday    
   
LIS code:
JAMTRB
EPIC Code:
AMITRIPTYLINE LEVEL
   
Important notes: Lavender or Red Top accepted. DO NOT use serum separator tubes.


Rejection criteria: Requires consult. Submit consult form with specimen.
Transportation notes:
Transportation devices:
Specimen preparation: Separate serum or plasma and refrigerate.

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Last revised 10/20/2014