Sirolimus (Rapamune)
Investigation : Sirolimus (Rapamune)
Specimen type : Whole Blood
Spec container : EDTA 
Volume required : 4 ml
Reference range : 5 - 10 (see below) ug/L
Turnaround : 7 days

Values are dependent on time relative to transplant and are for a guide ONLY.

The Renal Unit at RLBUHT use a target of 5-10ug/L for patients on maintenance dosing.
It is usually given with MOFETIL (mycophenolic acid)

Contact the Renal Unit for further information.

Additional information on Sirolimus (Rapamune) and its clinical use can be found here: Sirolimus (Rapamune).


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