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Test ID: OXYCS    
Oxycodone, Serum

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 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)