ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 969.09

Pois antidepressants NEC

Diagnosis Code 969.09

ICD-9: 969.09
Short Description: Pois antidepressants NEC
Long Description: Poisoning by other antidepressants
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 969.09

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning
    • Poisoning by drugs, medicinals and biological substances (960-979)
      • 969 Poisoning by psychotropic agents

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Accidental butriptyline poisoning
  • Accidental oxypertine overdose
  • Accidental oxypertine poisoning
  • Accidental sulpiride poisoning
  • Accidental trazodone overdose
  • Accidental trazodone poisoning
  • Accidental tryptophan overdose
  • Accidental viloxazine overdose
  • Accidental viloxazine poisoning
  • Desipramine poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Intentional oxypertine overdose
  • Intentional oxypertine poisoning
  • Intentional trazodone poisoning
  • Intentional viloxazine overdose
  • Intentional viloxazine poisoning
  • Oxypertine overdose
  • Oxypertine overdose of undetermined intent
  • Oxypertine poisoning
  • Oxypertine poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Sulpiride overdose
  • Sulpiride overdose of undetermined intent
  • Sulpiride poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Trazodone overdose
  • Tryptophan overdose
  • Tryptophan poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Viloxazine overdose
  • Viloxazine overdose of undetermined intent
  • Viloxazine poisoning
  • Viloxazine poisoning of undetermined intent

Information for Patients


Also called: SSRIs, Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, Tricyclic antidepressants

Antidepressants are medicines that treat depression. Your doctor can prescribe them for you. They work to balance some of the natural chemicals in our brains. It may take several weeks for them to help. There are several types of antidepressants. You and your doctor may have to try a few before finding what works best for you.

Antidepressants may cause mild side effects that usually do not last long. These may include headache, nausea, sleep problems, restlessness, and sexual problems. Tell your doctor if you have any side effects. You should also let your doctor know if you take any other medicines, vitamins, or herbal supplements.

It is important to keep taking your medicines, even if you feel better. Do not stop taking your medicines without talking to your doctor. You often need to stop antidepressants gradually.

NIH: National Institute of Mental Health

  • Depression - stopping your medicines

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