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Test ID: OXYCS    
Oxycodone, Serum

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

83654

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

Yes

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

Monitoring oxycodone therapy

 

Assessing toxicity

 

Routine drug monitoring is not indicated in all patients. Because drug diversion (use of prescription drugs for recreational purposes) is a possibility, compliance monitoring is indicated in patients being treated for chronic pain requiring high doses (>40 mg twice a day)

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

Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry Using Selected Ion Monitoring (GC-MS SIM)

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

Oxycodone, S

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

Oxycodone (Oxycontin, Percodan)
Oxycontin (Oxycodone)
Percodan (Oxycodone)