6MAMM - Overview: 6-Monoacetylmorphine (6-MAM), Confirmation, Meconium

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: 6MAMM    
6-Monoacetylmorphine (6-MAM), Confirmation, Meconium

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

Detection of in utero drug exposure up to 5 months before birth

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

6-MAM Confirmation, M

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

6-MAM (6-Monoacetylmorphine)
Diacetylmorphine (Heroin)
Heroin Metabolite