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
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 in 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