Specimen Collection and Transport Protocols
Specimen must be taken at least 8 hours but not more than 24 hours after dose. Please note time and dose of digoxin on request form.
Heparin (light green), SST(gold)"T-" labs SST (gold)
0.4ml Heparin (light green) or plain(red).
Mon - Sun, 24hrs
Laboratory Turnaround Time
Cobas 6000 ECLIA
Unit Of Measurement
Therapeutic Interval: 0.6 - 2.0 nmol/L
Toxic level: Usually > 2.0 nmol/L
Uncertainty Of Measurement
15% at 1 nmol/L and 10% at 2.6 nmol/L
0.2 mL heparin plasma or serum.