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Test ID FCRDE Carmine Dye/Red Dye Cochineal (Dactylopius coccus) IgE (Red # 4)

Specimen Required

Draw blood in a plain red-top tube(s), serum gel tube is acceptable. Spin down and send 0.5 mL of serum refrigerated in a plastic vial.

Method Name


Reporting Name

Carmine Dye/Red Dye IgE

Specimen Type


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 28 days
  Frozen  365 days
  Ambient  28 days

Reference Values

<0.35 kU/L

Day(s) Performed

Monday through Friday

Report Available

1 to 7 days

Performing Laboratory

Eurofins Viracor

Test Classification

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by Viracor Eurofins. It has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

CPT Code Information


LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
FCRDE Carmine Dye/Red Dye IgE 25609-9


Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z3082 Carmine Dye/Red Dye IgE 25609-9
Z3083 Class 102895-0