Laboratory Services

Acetaminophen

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Updated Test Information:

Test Description
Acetaminophen
Synonym(s)
Tylenol
Test ID
ACET
Specimen Type
Serum
Alternate Specimen Type
Red, Li‑heparin, K2‑EDTA and K3‑EDTA plasma
Specimen Requirements
Red Top
Aliquot Tube
Specimen Collection / Processing Instructions
Red Top - Transfer separated serum or plasma to an aliquot tube
Stability
24 hours capped at 20-25°C
7 days capped at 2‑8 °C
6 months capped at -20 °C
Methodology
Homogeneous enzyme immunoassay
Estimated TAT
0-2 days
Testing Schedule
Monday-Saturday
CPT Code(s)
80299
Minimum Sample Volume
1 mL
Pediatric Min. Volume (if applicable)
500 uL
Reference Range
10-30 ug/mL
Performing Lab
Incyte Diagnostics
LOINC Code(s)
3298-7