ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T42.75XA

Adverse effect of unsp antieplptc and sed-hypntc drugs, init

Diagnosis Code T42.75XA

ICD-10: T42.75XA
Short Description: Adverse effect of unsp antieplptc and sed-hypntc drugs, init
Long Description: Adverse effect of unspecified antiepileptic and sedative-hypnotic drugs, initial encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T42.75XA

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Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of drugs, medicaments and biological substances (T36-T50)
      • Antiepileptic, sedative- hypnotic and antiparkinsonism drugs (T42)

Information for Medical Professionals

Synonyms
  • Adverse reaction caused by hypnotic AND/OR sedative
  • Antiepileptic adverse reaction
  • Sedative adverse reaction

Information for Patients


Drug Reactions

Also called: Side effects

Most of the time, medicines make our lives better. They reduce aches and pains, fight infections, and control problems such as high blood pressure or diabetes. But medicines can also cause unwanted reactions.

One problem is interactions, which may occur between

  • Two drugs, such as aspirin and blood thinners
  • Drugs and food, such as statins and grapefruit
  • Drugs and supplements, such as ginkgo and blood thinners
  • Drugs and diseases, such as aspirin and peptic ulcers

Interactions can change the actions of one or both drugs. The drugs might not work, or you could get side effects.

Side effects are unwanted effects caused by the drugs. Most are mild, such as a stomach aches or drowsiness, and go away after you stop taking the drug. Others can be more serious.

Drug allergies are another type of reaction. They can be mild or life-threatening. Skin reactions, such as hives and rashes, are the most common type. Anaphylaxis, a serious allergic reaction, is more rare.

When you start a new prescription or over-the-counter medication, make sure you understand how to take it correctly. Know which other medications and foods you need to avoid. Ask your health care provider or pharmacist if you have questions.

  • Angioedema (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Drug allergies (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Drug-induced diarrhea (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Drug-induced tremor (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Taking multiple medicines safely (Medical Encyclopedia)


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