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Phenytoin

Alternative Names:Dilantin
Laboratory:Clinical Biochemistry
Test Code:PHN
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
Retrospective testing within 48 hours

Collect sample just before next dose or at least 6 hours post dose.

Record date and time of last dose on request form.

Transport Instructions:Room Temperature
Processing Instructions:Centrifuge