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Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodeTOBR
Method

Multigent Tobramysin assay is a homogeneous particle-enhanced turbitometric inhibition immunoassay (PETINIA) on Abbott c series analyser, Abbott reagents.

External Price$40.60(Exclusive of GST)
  

Specimen Collection

 
Specimen Collection Protocols

Trough Level; draw sample immediately prior dose.

Peak Level; draw 30 minutes after end of IV infusion.

Give dose details, dose time, dose interval, collection time and time over which infusion is give.

Patient Specimen4.5mL Heparin (Green), SST (Gold), or plain (Red)
Paediatric SpecimenLithium Heparin Microtube
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot InstructionsSeparated samples stored 7 days 2-8deg, or frozen up to 14 days
Aliquot Transport to CHLfridge if within 7 days otherwise frozen
  

CHLabs Laboratory

 
DepartmentBiochemistry - Core
Contact Details Email Email
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Contact Phone Number03 3640397 ext: 80397
Test AvailabilityMon-Sun 24 hours
Turnaround Time2-3 hours
Additional Information

Once daily dosing is recommended using a target area under the concentration (AUC) curve. Contact the Ward Pharmicist, or the Drug Information Service (03 3640900) for dose adjustment.

Aminoglycoside clearance is reduced with renal impairement.

Delphic Number Test Number4790

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