CITAL - Overview: Citalopram, Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: CITAL    
Citalopram, Serum

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

Monitoring citalopram therapy


Identifying noncompliance, although regular blood level monitoring is not indicated in most patients


Identifying states of altered drug metabolism when used in conjunction with CYP2C19 and CYP3A4-5 genotyping

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

Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

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


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

Citalopram, S

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

Celexa (Citalopram)