Therapeutic Drug Monitoring

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Healthcare providers depend on laboratory testing to aid in monitoring the amount of the drug found in the bloodstream. Madison Core Labs has extensive experience in providing therapeutic drug monitoring tests. Common indications include

A few of the drugs commonly monitored:

DRUG CATEGORY DRUGS TREATMENT USE
Cardiac drugs Digoxin, digitoxin, amiodarone, lidocane, quinidine, procainamide, N-acetyl-procainamide (a metabolite of procainamide) Congestive heart failureanginaarrhythmias
Antibiotics Aminoglycosides (gentamicin, tobramycin, amikacin)vancomycin, chloramphenicol Infections with bacteriathat are resistant to less toxic antibiotics
Antiepileptics Phenobarbitalphenytoinvalproic acidcarbamazepine, ethosuximide, sometimes gabapentin, lamotrigine, levetiracetam, topiramate, zonisamide, eslicarbazepine acetate, felbamate, lacosamide, oxcarbazepine, pregabalin, rufinamide, stiripentol, tiagabine, vigabatrin Epilepsy, prevention of seizures, sometimes to stabilize moods
Bronchodilators Theophyllinecaffeine Asthmachronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD)neonatal apnea
Immunosuppressants Cyclosporinetacrolimussirolimusmycophenolate mofetil, azathioprine Prevent rejection of transplanted organs, autoimmune disorders
Anti-cancer drugs Methotrexate, all cytotoxic agents Psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis, various cancers, non-hodgkin lymphomas, osteosarcoma
Psychiatric drugs Lithiumvalproic acid, some antidepressants (imipramine, amitriptyline, nortriptyline, doxepin, desipramine) Bipolar disorder (manic depression), depression

Why Are We The Best?

We strive to attain the quickest and most accurate diagnostic testing results to better the lives of our patients. We are focused on providing quality laboratory services at affordable costs to benefit our patients and the community.
Our courteous and knowledgeable staff treats every patient with the respect they deserve. We know no one likes to be treated like a “number,” so at Madison Core Laboratories we go above and beyond to serve your needs.
You obtain exact results each and every time because we know how important this is to you and your family.