Spot (random) urine 30 mL of fresh urine
For spot urine, do not collect on weekends and public holidays
Refrigerate sample until transfer to laboratory. Do not freeze. Send sample with an ice-pack
Instructions before sampling
Patient Preparation: 1. Patient should abstain from the following at least 3 days prior to and during urine specimen collection: 1.1. Intake of food like bananas, vanilla, chocolate, coffee and tea 1.1. Intake of food like bananas, vanilla, chocolate, coffee and tea
1.2. Where medically possible, drugs such as drugs containing phenotiazines, gentisic or homogentisic acid which may potentially interfere with the testing.
2. If the patient cannot be completely removed from a drug regime, test result should be interpreted with appropriate clinical judgement based on expected physiology response to these drugs.
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