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Test ID: FPROP    
Propofol, Serum/Plasma

Reference Values Describes reference intervals and additional information for interpretation of test results. May include intervals based on age and sex when appropriate. Intervals are Mayo-derived, unless otherwise designated. If an interpretive report is provided, the reference value field will state this.

Reporting limit determined each analysis


Synonym(s): Diprivan


Patients required a mean blood propofol concentration of 4.05 +/- 1.01

mcg/mL for major surgery and 2.97 +/- 1.07 mcg/mL for non-major

surgery. Blood propofol concentrations at which 50% of patients were

awake and oriented after surgery were 1.07 and 0.95 mcg/mL respectively.

Psychomotor performance returned to baseline at blood propofol

concentrations of 0.38 – 0.43 mcg/mL.


Test Performed By:  NMS Labs

                                        3701 Welsh Road

                                        P.O. Box 433A

                                        Willow Grove, PA  19090-0437