Test Catalog

Test ID: OPRM1    
Opioid Receptor, Mu 1 (OPRM1) Genotype for Naltrexone Efficacy, Blood

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

Identifying individuals with a higher probability of successful treatment for alcoholism with naltrexone

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.


Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

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

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) 5'-Nuclease End point Allelic Discrimination Analysis

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

OPRM1 Genotype, Naltrexone Efficacy

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

Acamprosate Calcium (CAMPRAL)
CAMPRAL (Acamprosate Calcium)
Mu-Opioid Receptor (OPRM1)
Opioid mu Receptor