Lacosamide

CPT Code

80235

Specimen Type

Blood

Container Type

Red-Clot Activator

Stability

2-8°C-1 week; 4 weeks frozen

Handling Instructions

Allow to clot for 30 minutes; centrifuge within 2 hours; transfer to pour off tube

Clinical Notes

Lacosamide is indicated for the treatment of partial-onset seizures and as adjunctive therapy in the treatment of primary generalized tonic-clonic seizures.