Test Catalog

Test ID: CARTF    
Carbamazepine Profile, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Monitoring patients exhibiting symptoms of carbamazepine toxicity whose total serum carbamazepine concentration is within the therapeutic range, but who may be producing significant levels of the active metabolite epoxide


Free carbamazepine concentration may also be useful to monitor in patients with altered or unpredictable protein binding capacity

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
CARTACarbamazepine, Tot, SYesYes
1011ECarb-10,11-Epoxide, SNoYes
CARFCarbamazepine, Free, SYesYes

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

CARTA: Homogeneous Microparticle Agglutination Immunoassay

1011E: High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)

CARF: Ultrafiltration Followed by Homogeneous Microparticle Agglutination Immunoassay

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Carbamazepine Profile, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Carbamazepine (Carbatrol, Tegretol)
Carbamazepine Metabolite
Carbatrol (Carbamazepine)
Epoxide 10,11
Free and Total Carbamazepine
Tegretol (Carbamazepine)