TACROLIMUS

Synonyms: FK506; Tacrolimus; Prograf
Computer Code: FK506
Specimen Collection: 2 mL blood (lavender top tube).
Minimum Volume: 1 mL
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Refrigerate.
Reference Values: 5.0-15.0 ng/mL Patients may require higher or lower levels dependent upon transplant indication.
Lab Code: CC
Requisition: TOXI
Test Frequency: Mon-Fri
Routine TAT: 24 hrs
Stat TAT: 24 hrs
CPT Code(s): 80197
LCD or NCD:
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII