Clinical Pharmacology
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Division of Clinical Pharmacology

​​​Clinical Pharmacology Laboratory

The activities of the Division of Clinical Pharmacology are supported by a routine dedicated laboratory. This service is accessible to all the hospitals, health care facilities and agencies (e.g. private pathology services, rehabilitation centres, etc.) in the Cape Peninsula. The following tests are available:

 

Tests on Blood samples         

Carbamazepine
Phenobarbitone
Valproic Acid 
Phenytoin
Digoxin
Theophylline
Tricyclic Antidepressants
Salicylate Paracetamol
Ethanol
Methotrexate
Cyclosporine (EDTA Tube)
Tacrolimus
Amikacin
Gentamycin
Vancomycin

Test on urine samples

Amphetamine / Methamphetamine
Benzodiazepine
Barbiturates
Cocaine
Cannabis
Methaqualone
Opiates
Paraquat

 

 

The analytical service for the laboratory is available during the following hours:

Mondays to Fridays:  08:00 until 16:30

Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays:  09:00 until 14:30

Contact number for the laboratory:  +27 21 938 6168