This test is used to measure the drug level of Phenytoin (Dilantin).
Phenytoin is useful in generalized tonic-clonic, complex partial, and simple partial seizures and frequently is chosen for initial therapy, particularly in adults. This drug also may prevent seizures initially in high-risk patients with head trauma.
Monitoring anti-epileptic treatment
No special preparation is necessary prior to blood sample collection.
Phenytoin (Dilantin), Serum – TC – 713
Estimated Turn Around For Results:
2-10 Business Days
For an exact turnaround time for results, please contact us at Personalabs and we will contact the lab on your behalf as turnaround times vary depending on testing location or lab testing provider.