Vigabatrin has become widely used as an anticonvulsant with particular benefits in controlling partial seizures and those refractory to other therapies.
Assessment of patient compliance
|Sample & container required||Serum (red top) or heparin (green top).|
|Sample volume||2 mL pre-dose trough or 5 hours post-dose sample|
|Turnaround time||Up to 6 weeks|
Not currently performed in house; this is a referred test.