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Test ID: FESC    
Escitalopram, Serum/Plasma

Available on the App Store

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):  Celexa/Lexapro


Steady-state peak plasma levels from patients on regimen of

10 or 30 mg/day of Escitalopram:

21 and 64 ng/mL, respectively, and occur at approximately

4 hours post dose.


This test is not Chiral specific. Patients who have taken Racemic

Citalopram (Celexa), as opposed to Escitalopram (Lexapro), within

the past 3 days may have falsely elevated values.


Test Performed By:    NMS Labs

                                          3701 Welsh Road

                                          Willow Grove, PA   19090-0437