2021 ICD-10-CM Code F13.230

Sedative, hypnotic or anxiolytic dependence with withdrawal, uncomplicated

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

F13.230 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of sedative, hypnotic or anxiolytic dependence with withdrawal, uncomplicated. The code F13.230 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The ICD-10-CM code F13.230 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like anxiolytic withdrawal, anxiolytic withdrawal without complication, barbiturate withdrawal, hypnotic withdrawal, hypnotic withdrawal without complication , sedative withdrawal, etc.

ICD-10:F13.230
Short Description:Sedatv/hyp/anxiolytc dependence w withdrawal, uncomplicated
Long Description:Sedative, hypnotic or anxiolytic dependence with withdrawal, uncomplicated

Code Classification

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code F13.230 are found in the index:

Approximate Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

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Information for Patients


Prescription Drug Abuse

If you take a medicine in a way that is different from what the doctor prescribed, it is called prescription drug abuse. It could be

Abusing some prescription drugs can lead to addiction. These include opioids, sedatives, tranquilizers, and stimulants.

Every medicine has some risk of side effects. Doctors take this into account when prescribing medicines. People who abuse these drugs may not understand the risks. The medicines may not be safe for them, especially at higher doses or when taken with other medicines.

NIH: National Institute on Drug Abuse


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Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016 (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)