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ID:412 Sulphonylureas
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DescriptionHypoglycaemic drugs
IndicationDifferential diagnosis of hypoglycaemia.
Additional InfoThis assay will detect the common sulphonylureas (glibenclamide, glipzide, gliclazide and tolbutamide).
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
InterpretationPresence of a sulphonylurea may explain hypoglycaemia.

DepartmentBiochemistry
SampleBlood
TubeSerum Gel
Tube Picture
Collection Conditions
Min. Vol0.6 mL
Freq.Referred to external laboratory

Ref. Range (Male)
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range NotesPositive or Negative
Units - Not Defined -
IP Acute TAT2 weeks
IP Routine TAT2 weeks
GP Acute TAT2 weeks
GP Routine TAT2 weeks
Turnround CommentDr G Wark:gwen.wark@nhs.net

Originally edited by : . Review due on 17/10/2017. Published By on 17/10/2017.