Trust Homepage > Pathology Homepage

Test and Tubes Database
ID:389 Clomipramine
Search Links: General Info : Protocols : Patient Info

DescriptionThis test is no longer routinely available. Please contact the Duty Biochemist for further discussion if required Tricyclic antidepressant drug. Please state on form whether pre-dose or date and time of last dose.
IndicationMonitoring of toxicity.
Additional InfoSide effects: tachycardia, blurred vision, constipation, hesitancy in micturation, cardiac arrthythmias. Metabolised to norclomipramine.
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna

Interpretation>1000 ug/l may be associated with serious toxicity. Plasma half-life 20-40 hrs.

Ref. Range (Male)See note
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range NotesTarget range of 150-450 ug/l has been suggested.
Unitsmg/L


IP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
IP Routine TATAt least 1 week
GP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
GP Routine TATAt least 1 week
Turnround CommentDr Alun Hutchings:HutchingsAD@cardiff.ac.uk
Originally edited by : . Last edited on 23/11/2018 16:40:27. Published By on 23/11/2017 16:40:27.