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Digoxin

Alternative Names:Lanoxin
Laboratory:Clinical Biochemistry
Test Code:DIG
Medicare rebatable:Yes
Specimen Types:Serum
Container Types:
SSTSST
Adults Volume or Mass:6 mL
Minimum/Paediatric Volume or Mass:2 mL
Collection & Request Instructions:Collect at ambient temperature

Blood samples should be obtained at least six to eight hours after the daily dose and preferably just prior to the next scheduled daily dose.

Record date and time of last dose on request form.

Transport Instructions:Room Temperature
Processing Instructions:Centrifuge
Assay Frequency:Daily