Test BackgroundGabapentin is indicated for the adjunctive treatment of partial seizures not satisfactorily controlled with other antiepileptics, ie. it is principally employed in combination therapy.
Sample Required SST (gold top), serum (red top) or heparin (green top)
Sample Volume 3.5 mL pre-dose trough or 5 hours post-dose sample
Turnaround Time Up to 6 weeks
NotesNot currently performed in house; this is a referred test.