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AIT is pleased to announce that zolpidem testing (Ambien, Ambien CR, Edluar, and Zolpimist) in urine is now available to our compliance monitoring clientele. Clients may pair this test with our DetectiMed® Panel or any comprehensive panel of their choosing.
Test Name: Zolpidem, Urine (Compliance)Test Code: 11462Alternate Names: AmbienSpecimen Type: UrineAnalytes Included: ZolpidemReporting Limit: 10 ng/mL Minimum Specimen Volume: 5 mLSpecial Instructions: NoneMethod of Analysis: UPLC-MS/MS
Please note that results are qualitative.
In addition to the compliance monitoring urine assay, AIT also offers a zolpidem test for whole blood, serum, and plasma (test code 44680) that is available to clients in all service lines. For more information about AIT’s test options for zolpidem, visit our prescription and narcotic drug test catalog.
Interested in having one of these test codes pre-printed onto your AIT Labs requisition form? Simply contact our Client Services Department at 800 875-3894.
Zolpidem is indicated for the treatment of adult insomnia and works by slowing activity in the brain to allow sleep to occur. Categorized as a sedative-hypnotic, zolpidem is a controlled substance through the FDA and classified as a Schedule IV drug. Available as an oral tablet or mouth spray, zolpidem may be habit-forming and should not be taken with alcohol.
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