ZONISAMIDE, QUANTITATIVE

Code
900.5660
Name
ZONISAMIDE, QUANTITATIVE
Category
None
Department
Send-Out
Start Date
Expiration Date
Synonyms
Zonegran
CPT Codes
80299
Site
SBMF
Reference Test
45321
ATLAS Test Code

Specimen Information

Type

Red, Plain

Volume

1.0 ml

Transport Info

Centrifuge and immediately transfer serum to separate plastic tube
Refrigerated

Fasting Required?
False
Patient Instructions

Reference Range

The proposed therapeutic range for seizure control is 10-40 µg/mL. Concentrations that exceed 80 µg/mL may contribute to adverse effects. Pharmacokinetics varies widely, particularly with co-medications and/or compromised renal function.

Methodology

Quantitative Enzyme Multiplied Immunoassay Technique (EMIT)

Clinical Significance

Antiepileptic Drug Monitoring

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