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 Recent changes for Amikacin

Recent changes for Amikacin
DateFieldChanged FromChanged To
29th August 2020
Optional Specimen Type

Plasma

Optional Container Type

Lithium Heparin (with Gel)

30th May 2020
Collection & Request Instructions

Request should specify dose, route, time(s) of dose/infusion and time of sample collection.

Post Dose specimen collection should be 30 mins post completion of administration

Request should specify dose, route, time(s) of dose/infusion and time of sample collection.

Amikacin

Laboratory:Clinical Biochemistry
Test Code:AMIKACIN
Specimen Types:Serum
Plasma
Container Types:
SST
Lithium Heparin (with Gel)
Collection & Request Instructions:Collect pre-dose

Post Dose specimen collection should be 30 mins post completion of administration

Request should specify dose, route, time(s) of dose/infusion and time of sample collection.

Transport Instructions between Sites and/or Laboratories:Room Temperature
Additional Notes:

Therapeutic Ranges:

Depends on indication -Refer to Alfred PROMPT Guideline for further details.

  Pre-dose:    < 2.3 mg/L
  Post-dose:   Consult

 

Assay performed on Abbott Alinity