Albumin Reagent Set (A502-480)
Number of tests:
Manual & Automated
Reagent is stored at room temperature (15-30°C)
Albumin standard is stored refrigerated (2-8°C)
0.5 – 8.0 g/dL
3.5 – 5.3 g/dL
The reagent should be a clear, yellow-green solution. If turbidity or precipitation has
occurred, the reagent should be discarded.
Limitations of Procedure:
Ampicillin and other medications seriously interfere with the dye-binding properties of
The dye-binding properties of albumin, other than human, differ among species.
Sample with values above 8.0 g/dL should be diluted with 0.9% saline 1:1, re-run, and
results multiplied by 2. Samples with results below 0.5 g/dL should be done