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ID:400 Lamotrogine
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DescriptionAnticonvulsant drugs
IndicationTherapeutic drug monitoring (TDM) of anticonvulsants
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
InterpretationPlasma clearance is dependent on interactions with other anticonvulsant drugs. There are large inter individual differences between the dose/concentration response.

DepartmentBiochemistry
SampleBlood
TubeEDTA (Haem)
Tube Picture
Collection ConditionsGel separation tubes should not be used. Take sample just prior to next dose.
Min. Vol2 mL
Freq.Referred to external laboratory

Ref. Range (Male)3.0 - 15.0
Ref. Range (Female)3.0 - 15.0
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range Notes 3 to 15
Unitsmg/L
IP Acute TATRefer to Website
IP Routine TATAt least 1 week
GP Acute TATRefer to Website
GP Routine TATRefer to Website
Turnround CommentRobert Haddon:HutchingsAD@cardiff.ac.uk

Originally edited by : . Review due on 22/11/2018 13:00:45. Published By RB on 22/11/2017 13:00:45.