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Vancomycin

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Also known as: [Often referred to by brand name (see MedlinePlus Drug Information)]
Formal name: Vancomycin

At a Glance

Why Get Tested?

To measure and monitor the level of vancomycin in your blood

When to Get Tested?

At intervals during vancomycin treatment

Sample Required?

A blood sample drawn from a vein in your arm

Test Preparation Needed?

None, but timing of the sample for testing is important; follow any instructions provided.