Genetic Pharmacology Service

  • About Us

    Helping Physicians Prescribe the Best Dose of the Best Medications

    Our goal is to provide prescribing clinicians with state-of-the-art information to improve the effectiveness and safety of the medications they prescribe for your child. We achieve this goal through a comprehensive approach:

    • Rapid (2 day) Pharmacogenetic testing
    • Education
    • Reports with dose recommendations, if applicable
    • Reports with important drug-drug interactions that can alter metabolism
    • Pharmacology consults as requested

    Our service offers a number of unique features:

    • Tests ordered by drug name, panel or gene
    • Assistance with specimen transport (free within the Cincinnati metropolitan area)
    • Results from blood and cytobrush specimens are faxed in two business days
    • Genotype results stored in a safeguarded database that can be used for interpretation when your patient requires a different drug metabolized by the same enzyme
    • Interpretation from internationally recognized experts in clinical pharmacology and molecular genetics
 
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