This test is used to monitor the concentration of the drug in the blood and hence to make further dose adjustments
This Test Includes
Soft Copy (Portal/Email) : If the sample is collected before 12 noon then the report will get delivered as per Reporting Time / Maximum TAT (Turn Around Time) indicated with the test. For samples collected after 12 Noon, 12 hours may be added to the Report Turn Around TimeHard Copy : Delivered at home upon request. A small convenience fee may apply.
Why it is Done
After the start of digoxin therapy and at regular intervals to ensure that drug levels are within the therapeutic range (not too low or too high as to be toxic).
What is this test
Digoxin - Serum determine if the concentration of digoxin in your blood is at a therapeutic level or to detect toxic levels of the drug.