Clomipramine is a tricyclic antidepressant used primarily to treat Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). It is also used to treat Panic disorder and treatment resistant depression. This assay is useful in determining whether a poor therapeutic response is attributable to non compliance. It also assists in optimizing the administered dose.
Recommended specimen: >12 hours post oral dose.
Sample by 7th of the month; Report after 2–3 weeks