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Test Code HALO Haloperidol, Serum

Additional Codes

MLAB: YC3

Powerchart: Haloperidol (Haldol) Level

Epic: LAB191 Haloperidol Level

Reporting Name

Haloperidol, S

Useful For

Optimizing dosage

 

Monitoring compliance

 

Assessing toxicity

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Serum Red


Specimen Required


Container/Tube: Red top

Specimen Volume: 1 mL


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.3 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Red Refrigerated (preferred) 28 days
  Ambient  28 days
  Frozen  28 days

Reference Values

HALOPERIDOL

5-16 ng/mL

 

REDUCED HALOPERIDOL

10-80 ng/mL

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Tuesday, Thursday; 4 p.m.

Test Classification

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements. This test has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

CPT Code Information

80173

LOINC Code Information

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
80339 Haloperidol, S 3669-9
169 Reduced Haloperidol 38364-6

Reject Due To

Hemolysis

Mild OK; Gross OK

Lipemia

Mild OK; Gross OK

Icterus

Mild OK; Gross OK

Other

Serum gel tube

Method Name

Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)