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Propoxyphene Qualitative

Loinc

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Expected Turnaround

24 hours

Propoxyphene Plus (PPX) is an in vitro diagnostic test for the qualitative and semiquantitative detection of propoxyphene and its metabolites in human urine

Urine: Collect urine samples in clean glass or plastic containers. Fresh urine specimens do not require any special handling or pretreatment, but an effort should be made to keep pipetted samples free of gross debris. Samples should be within the normal physiological pH range of 5‑8. No additives or preservatives are required. It is recommended that urine specimens be stored at 2‑8 °C and tested within 5 days of collection.

Kinetic Interaction of Microparticles in a Solution (KIMS)

Propoxyphene Plus provides only a preliminary analytical test result. A more specific alternate chemical method must be used in order to obtain a confirmed analytical result. GC‑MS is the preferred confirmatory method.

Preserved specimens, adultered or diluted specimens

Refrigerated: 5 days

Propoxyphene Qualitative

Urine cup or Urine transfer tube, NO preservatives

30 ML, 7 ML minimum

0 - 999

Generic

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