Topiramate is an anticonvulsant used as an adjunctive treatment of partial-onset epilepsy. Therapeutic drug monitoring is useful to optimize dose and avoid toxicity.
Draw at peak (2-4 hours after dose) or
trough (0.5-1 hour before dose) at steady
Rejection Criteria: Do not use gel barrier/Serum Separator tubes.
Reported (Analytical Time)
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Transport Temperature: Room temperature Methodology: Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry