Diagnosis Code T46.5X1
Information for Medical Professionals
- Accidental antihypertensive overdose
- Accidental clonidine overdose
- Accidental clonidine poisoning
- Accidental diazoxide overdose
- Accidental diazoxide poisoning
- Accidental guanethidine overdose
- Accidental guanethidine poisoning
- Accidental hydralazine overdose
- Accidental hydralazine poisoning
- Adrenergic neurone blocking drug overdose
- Adrenergic neurone blocking drug poisoning
- Antihypertensive overdose
- Central alpha-adrenoceptor agonist poisoning
- Clonidine overdose
- Diazoxide overdose
- Guanethidine overdose
- Hydralazine overdose
- Hydralazine poisoning
- Poisoning caused by antihypertensive agent
- Poisoning caused by clonidine
- Poisoning caused by diazoxide
- Poisoning caused by guanethidine
- Poisoning caused by rauwolfia alkaloid
- Reserpine poisoning
Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code T46.5X1 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:
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- Poisoning by other antihypertensive drugs NOS
Table of Drugs and Chemicals
The code T46.5X1 is included in the Table of Drugs and Chemicals, this table contains a classification of drugs, industrial solvents, corrosive gases, noxious plants, pesticides, and other toxic agents. Each substance in the table is assigned a code according to the poisoning classification and external causes of adverse effects. Use as many codes as necessary to describe all reported drugs, medicinal or chemical substances.
Information for Patients
Medicines cure infectious diseases, prevent problems from chronic diseases, and ease pain. But medicines can also cause harmful reactions if not used correctly. Errors can happen in the hospital, at the doctor's office, at the pharmacy, or at home. You can help prevent errors by
- Knowing your medicines. Keep a list of the names of your medicines, how much you take, and when you take them. Include over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and supplements and herbs. Take this list to all your doctor visits.
- Reading medicine labels and following the directions. Don't take medications prescribed for someone else.
- Taking extra caution when giving medicines to children.
- Asking questions. If you don't know the answers to these questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
- Why am I taking this medicine?
- What are the common problems to watch out for?
- What should I do if they occur?
- When should I stop this medicine?
- Can I take this medicine with the other medicines on my list?
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- 6 Tips to Avoid Medication Mistakes (Food and Drug Administration)
- How and when to get rid of unused medicines (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Keeping your medications organized (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Medication safety during your hospital stay (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Medication safety: Filling your prescription (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Storing your medicines (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Taking medicine at home - create a routine (Medical Encyclopedia)