Item Value
Test name Everolimus
Available Stat? No
Turn around times For samples received by 1200 (Monday-Friday) and 1000 (weekends and holidays) the results will be available by 1600. Results for samples that miss the cut-off times will be available the following day.
In House Availability Daily, day shift only
Performed by China Basin Chemistry
Normal range
Therapeutic 3-8 ng/mL
Potentially toxic > 12 ng/mL


Note: this therapeutic range is based upon use of everolimus in adult patients to prevent rejection after receiving a kidney transplant. The therapeutic range for the use of everolimus in other indications has not yet been established and may vary from the range documented here.

Kovarik JM et al, Transplantation 2002; 73(6):920-925.
Kovarik JM et al, Therapeutic Drug Monitoring 2004; 26(5):499-505.
McMillin GA et al, Therapeutic Drug Monitoring 2012; 34:222-226.
Container type Lavender top
Amount to Collect 3 mL blood
Collection Instructions Trough levels should be collected just before next dose.

NOTE:If patient is taking everolimus AND sirolimus, this immunoassay should not be run to determine the everolimus concentration of the sample. The clinicians should order a MOLT with "ARUP everolimus
Sample type EDTA whole blood

If you have additional questions regarding this test, please call: 415-353-1667