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GENTAMICIN, SERUM

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Description

Indications

Specimen Required

​3 mL plain blood

Blood sample should be taken just before the next dose for assessment of trough level.

For antibiotic peak level, collect blood half an hour after intravenous infusion or 1h after intramuscular dose.

Storage and Transport

Method

​Immunoassay 

Test Results

Reference Interval / Value

​Therapeutic Range : From 0 day  Trough : 0 - 2.0 mg/L; Peak : 5.0 - 10.0 mg/L

Turnaround Time

​Mean = 4 hrs, Range: 3 – 5 hrs

Day(s) Test Set up

​Daily

Remarks

Change History Notes

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