MEPHS - Overview: Mephobarbital and Phenobarbital, Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: MEPHS    
Mephobarbital and Phenobarbital, Serum

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

Monitoring of mephobarbital and phenobarbital therapy

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
MBARSMephobarbital, SNoYes
PHBRSPhenobarbital, SNoYes

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

Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (GC-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

Mephobarbital and Phenobarbital, S

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

Solfoton (Phenobarbital)
Mebaral (Mephobarbital)
Luminal (Phenobarbital)
Barbita (Phenobarbital)