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Epic Code LAB1230058 Vigabatrin (Sabril)

Additional Codes

Mayo Code: VIGA

Epic Code: LAB 1230058

Reporting Name

Vigabatrin (Sabril)

Performing Laboratory

Medtox Laboratories, Inc.

Specimen Type


Specimen Required

Submit only 1 of the following specimens



Draw blood in a green-top (sodium heparin) tube(s), plasma gel tube is not acceptable. Spin down and send 1 mL sodium heparin plasma refrigerated in a plastic vial.



Draw blood in a plain red-top tube(s), serum gel tube is not acceptable. Spin down and send 1 mL of serum refrigerated in a plastic vial.

Laboratory Test Directory Note:

COLLECTION NOTE: Volumes listed are in serum or plasma, draw approximately 2 1/2 times the requested volume in whole blood.

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.25 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Varies Refrigerated (preferred) 14 days
  Frozen  180 days
  Ambient  72 hours

Reject Due To

Hemolysis NA
Lipemia NA
Icterus NA
Other NA

Day(s) Performed

Monday through Sunday

Reference Values

Units:    ug/mL


Therapeutic and toxic ranges have not been established.


Expected serum vigabatrin concentrations in patients receiving recommended daily dosages: 20 – 160 ug/mL

Method Name

High Performance Liquid Chromatography with Fluorescence Detection (HPLC-FL)

Report Available

2 to 6 days

CPT Code Information


LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
VIGA Vigabatrin (Sabril) 30042-6


Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z1176 Vigabatrin (Sabril) 30042-6