ICD-10 Diagnosis Code F19.20

Other psychoactive substance dependence, uncomplicated

Diagnosis Code F19.20

ICD-10: F19.20
Short Description: Other psychoactive substance dependence, uncomplicated
Long Description: Other psychoactive substance dependence, uncomplicated
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code F19.20

Valid for Submission
The code F19.20 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Mental and behavioural disorders (F00–F99)
    • Mental and behavioral disorders due to psychoactive substance use (F10-F19)
      • Other psychoactive substance related disorders (F19)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code F19.20 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 894 - ALCOHOL, DRUG ABUSE OR DEPENDENCE, LEFT AMA
  • 895 - ALCOHOL, DRUG ABUSE OR DEPENDENCE WITH REHABILITATION THERAPY
  • 896 - ALCOHOL, DRUG ABUSE OR DEPENDENCE WITHOUT REHABILITATION THERAPY WITH MCC
  • 897 - ALCOHOL, DRUG ABUSE OR DEPENDENCE WITHOUT REHABILITATION THERAPY WITHOUT MCC

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Synonyms
  • Absinthe addiction
  • Active drug dependence
  • Addiction
  • Combined drug dependence, continuous
  • Combined drug dependence, excluding opioid, continuous
  • Combined drug dependence, excluding opioid, episodic
  • Combined drug dependence, excluding opioids
  • Combined opioid with non-opioid drug dependence
  • Combined opioid with non-opioid drug dependence, continuous
  • Combined opioid with non-opioid drug dependence, episodic
  • Controlled drug dependence
  • Dependence on unknown drug
  • Dependent drug abuse
  • Drug addict
  • Drug dependence
  • Drug dependence during pregnancy - baby delivered
  • Drug dependence during pregnancy - baby not yet delivered
  • Drug dependence during pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
  • Drug dependence during pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
  • Drug dependence during pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
  • Drug dependence during pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
  • Drug dependence during pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
  • Drug dependence during pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
  • Drug dependence during pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
  • Drug dependence in childbirth
  • Drug dependence in mother complicating pregnancy, childbirth AND/OR puerperium
  • Drug dependence in the puerperium - baby delivered
  • Drug dependence in the puerperium - baby delivered during previous episode of care
  • Drug dependence, continuous
  • Drug dependence, episodic
  • Drug habituation
  • Maternal drug exposure
  • Phencyclidine dependence
  • Physical addiction
  • Polysubstance dependence
  • Pregnancy and drug dependence
  • Psychoactive substance dependence
  • Skin lesion in drug addict

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code F19.20 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Information for Patients


Drug Abuse

Also called: Substance abuse

Drug abuse is a serious public health problem that affects almost every community and family in some way. Each year drug abuse causes millions of serious illnesses or injuries among Americans. Abused drugs include

  • Methamphetamine
  • Anabolic steroids
  • Club drugs
  • Cocaine
  • Heroin
  • Inhalants
  • Marijuana
  • Prescription drugs

Drug abuse also plays a role in many major social problems, such as drugged driving, violence, stress, and child abuse. Drug abuse can lead to homelessness, crime, and missed work or problems with keeping a job. It harms unborn babies and destroys families. There are different types of treatment for drug abuse. But the best is to prevent drug abuse in the first place.

NIH: National Institute on Drug Abuse

  • Drug abuse
  • Drug dependence
  • Toxicology screen


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