Infliximab level


Test Information

Test Name

Infliximab level

Synonyms

Remicade, IFX, Infliximab trough level

Preferred Specimen

Plain tube

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

4 weeks


Collection Information

Availability

Testing can ONLY be requested by gastroenterologists.

Preparation

  • Serum samples should be taken from patients receiving TNF Biologics for at least 10 weeks
  • Samples should be taken at drug trough, within the 24 hours prior to a dose
  • Indicate drug used and clinical information

Processing Information

Registration Code

AINF


Methodology

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Canterbury Health Laboratory (via WHL)

External Lab Website