ICD-10-CM Code T43.01
Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of tricyclic antidepressants
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code T43.01 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the six child codes of T43.01 that describes the diagnosis 'tricyclic antidepressants' in more detail.
- T43.01 Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of tricyclic antidepressants NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code T430 is used to code Tricyclic antidepressant overdose
Tricyclic antidepressant overdose is caused by excessive use or overdose of a tricyclic antidepressant drug. It is a significant cause of fatal drug poisoning. The severe morbidity and mortality associated with these drugs is well documented due to their cardiovascular and neurological toxicity. Additionally, it is a serious problem in the pediatric population due to their potential toxicity and the availability of these in the home when prescribed for bed wetting and depression.
|ICD 9 Code:||969.0|
Chemical structure of the tricyclic antidepressant amitriptyline
ICD-10-CM Drugs Index References for 'T43.01 - Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of tricyclic antidepressants'
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