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Test ID: FVPA    
Valproic Acid, Free and Total, Serum

Secondary ID A test code used for billing and in test definitions created prior to November 2011


NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Monitoring therapy


Assessing compliance


Evaluating potential toxicity

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
FRVPAValproic Acid, Free, SNoYes
VPATValproic Acid, Tot, SYes, (order VPA)Yes

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

FRVPA: Membrane Separation/Immunoassay

VPAT: Immunoassay

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Valproic Acid, Free and Total, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Depakene (Valproic Acid)
Depakote (Valproic Acid)
Free Valproic Acid
Valproic Acid (Depakene)
Valproic Acid (Depakote)