Phenobarbitone is a CNS suppressant which has proven to be effective in the control of Generalized & Partial seizures. This assay is useful for monitoring appropriate therapeutic concentration and assessing compliance or toxicity.
Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Recommended specimen: just before the next dose is due at steady state.
2 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 Red Top (No Additive) tube. Do not use SST gel barrier tubes. Ship refrigerated or frozen. Recommended specimen: just before the next dose is due at steady state.