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ILH Laboratory specimen collection and test information
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Gentamicin Peak
Allow tube to fill completely
Alternative name(s) Garamycin

Lab section Core Lab    
When performed 24 hours / 7 days    
When reported
24 hours / 7 days    
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Peaks and troughs in drug monitoring
Important notes: Pharmacokinetic consult available. Pediatric may submit 1 microtainer.
Peak levels: for 30 minute infusion - drawn 30 minutes post end of infusion. Peak levels: for a 60 minute infusion - drawn 15 minutes post end of infusion. Please submit the following: dosage, frequency and time of administration.

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Last revised 10/20/2014