What is Complete Metabolic Panel (CMP)?

Category: Procedures


Generic name: Blood tests

Complete Metabolic Panel (CMP) used as a broad screening tool to evaluate organ function and check for conditions such as diabetes, liver disease, and kidney disease. It measures serum levels of glucose, calcium, albumin, total protein, sodium, potassium, carbon dioxide, bicarbonate and chlorides.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Diagnostic assessment 3 1
Evaluation/monitoring 3 0
Rheumatoid arthritis 2 1
Diabetes type 2 1 0
Doctor recommendation 1 0

Show all 6 reasons taken

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  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Complete Metabolic Panel (CMP)

Side effect Patients Percentage


Based on patients currently having Complete Metabolic Panel (CMP)

Dosage Patients Percentage
as needed 1
every 3 months 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Complete Metabolic Panel (CMP).