At a Glance
Why Get Tested?
To determine the concentration of mycophenolic acid (MPA) in the blood in order to monitor levels, and prevent toxicity
When to Get Tested?
As soon as mycophenolate therapy begins and whenever the dose is changed. May be requested frequently at first, then at regular intervals. Whenever excess or deficient levels of MPA are suspected.
A blood sample taken from a vein in your arm
Test Preparation Needed?