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Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodeTOX
Method

Spectrophotometric

External Price$309.15(Exclusive of GST)
  

Specimen Collection

 
Specimen Collection Protocols

 Do NOT use gel tubes for this analysis

Patient SpecimenBlood 10 mL Plain(Red) (T15) or Heparin(Green).
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot Instructions3 mL Plasma or Serum. Fridge
  

CHLabs Laboratory

 
DepartmentBiochemistry - Toxicology
Contact Details Email Email
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Contact Phone Number(03) 364 0322 | x80322
Test AvailabilityMon - Fri, business hours - urgent testing by arrangement
Turnaround Time1 - 14 days
Reference Interval

Therapeutic range for total sulphapyridine: 80 - 200 umol/L

Additional Information

Maintenance of a therapeutic level of sulphapyridine in blood is necessary for successful treatment of ulcerative colitis. The presence of raised levels together with measurable sulphasalazine indicates compliance with therapy.

Delphic Number Test Number4777

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