Paracetamol (Acetaminophen)

Test investigation

Paracetamol (Acetaminophen)

Laboratory offering test

NNUH, QEH, JPUH

Comments precautions

Paracetamol overdose, to assess need for antidote. Sample must not be taken less than 4hr since the overdose.

Sample type

Serum

Turnaround times (TAT) Urgent/Routine/GP or OPD

Within 4 hours/8 hours

If ukas accredited

Y NNUH