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Fluoxetine

Referred out for testing

Source Blood
Mnemonic FLUOX
Specimen Requirements

1 x 4 mL red top tubes, NOT SST

1 mL serum

Specimen Handling PSC & RRL:
Centrifuge, pour off, and transport serum to DSC. Send specimen in a separate bag with a photocopy of the requisition.

Extra-regional:
Centrifuge, pour off, and freeze serum prior to transport to DSC. Send specimen in a separate bag with a photocopy of the requisition.

DSC:
Freeze specimens upon receipt in lab; ensure frozen specimens do not thaw.
Additional Information Submit trough specimen (collected within 1 hour prior to next dose).

Assay includes the metabolite Norfluoxetine.
Testing Location In-Common Laboratories
Testing Frequency
Alternate Name(s) Prozac, Norfluoxetine
Reference Interval