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Laboratory Medicine

Test catalogue

Buprenorphine, Urine Random

Test Name

Buprenorphine, Urine Random

Urine sample Specimen Type / Requirements

Container Type = Sterile Container

Minimum Volume = 5 mL Urine

Specimen Handling

Collection Instructions: Collect random sample in a sterile container. Write your initials, date and time of collection on the collection label or requisition.

Laboratory Staff Instructions: Transfer aliquots in polypropylene tubes, centrifuge sample before analysis. Samples within pH range of 3-11 are suitable for analysis

Rejection Criteria: Unlabeled, leaky or Not Sufficient Quantity samples will be rejected.

Stability: Store urine specimens at 2-8°C for up to one month. For prolonged storage freeze urine samples.

Transportation: Send sample to core lab as soon as possible.

Required Documentation

Turnaround Time (TAT)

1 Hour Trauma / Stat
2 Hours routine

Test Utilization

Reference Value

>= 100 ug/L = DETECTED

<= 100 ug/L = NOT DETECTED.

Test Code

UBPR

Methodology

Competitive Enzyme Immunoassay

Testing Location

SMH-Biochemistry

Other Information

Last Updated: June 06, 2019