Vancomycin Level

Description: 
Antibiotic
Reference range: 

Target levels for

Vancomycin are 5 - 15mg/L

(pre-dose). Post dose

levels are unnecessary.

See Intranet guidance or

contact ward pharmacist

for further advice.

Units: 
mg/L
Sample type and Volume required: 
Serum
Turnaround time: 
1 day
Storage and transport: 
SST
Contacts:
Clinical Biochemistry - Blood Sciences at King's College Hospital
020 3299 4126
King's College Hospital
Bessemer Wing
Denmark Hill
London SE5 9RS
For clinical advice or interpretation of results, please contact the laboratory in the first instance.

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Last updated: 07/08/2015