4940 Sirolimus MonitR™

Components
NAME METHOD REFERENCE RANGE UNITS
Sirolimus LC-MS-MS  3 - 18  ng/mL 


Specimen Requirements
TYPE VOLUME TEMPERATURE INSTRUCTIONS
PRIMARY
1 Whole Blood EDTA 4 (3) mL   Ambient - 5 Day(s), Refrigerated - 10 Day(s)  


Clinical utility
Immunosuppressive therapeutic drug monitoring to assess efficacy and potential toxicity. Peak concentrations are reached in 2 hours following oral administration. Elimination half-life in males is 72 hours; in females 61 hours.


Reported: Same day

CPT Code: 80195

Notes: Also known as Rapamycin or Rapamune.