ICD-10-CM Code T43.8X1

Poisoning by other psychotropic drugs, accidental (unintentional)

Version 2020 Replaced Code Non-Billable Code Poisoning Accidental

Not Valid for Submission

T43.8X1 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of poisoning by other psychotropic drugs, accidental (unintentional). The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:T43.8X1
Short Description:Poisoning by oth psychotropic drugs, accidental
Long Description:Poisoning by other psychotropic drugs, accidental (unintentional)

Consider the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity:

Replaced Code

This code was replaced in the 2020 ICD-10 code set with the code(s) listed below. The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2019. This code was replaced for the FY 2020 (October 1, 2019 - September 30, 2020).

  • K59.03 - Drug induced constipation

Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code T43.8X1:

Inclusion Terms

Inclusion Terms
These terms are the conditions for which that code is to be used. The terms may be synonyms of the code title, or, in the case of "other specified" codes, the terms are a list of the various conditions assigned to that code. The inclusion terms are not necessarily exhaustive. Additional terms found only in the Alphabetic Index may also be assigned to a code.
  • Poisoning by other psychotropic drugs NOS

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)
      • Psychotropic drugs, not elsewhere classified (T43)

Code History

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

Table of Drugs and Chemicals

The code T43.8X1 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.

Substance Poisoning
Accidental
(unintentional)
Poisoning
Accidental
self-harm
Poisoning
Assault
Poisoning
Undetermined
Adverse
effect
Underdosing
4-Aminobutyric acidT43.8X1T43.8X2T43.8X3T43.8X4T43.8X5T43.8X6
EskalithT43.8X1T43.8X2T43.8X3T43.8X4T43.8X5T43.8X6
GABAT43.8X1T43.8X2T43.8X3T43.8X4T43.8X5T43.8X6
Gamma-aminobutyric acidT43.8X1T43.8X2T43.8X3T43.8X4T43.8X5T43.8X6
LithaneT43.8X1T43.8X2T43.8X3T43.8X4T43.8X5T43.8X6
LithonateT43.8X1T43.8X2T43.8X3T43.8X4T43.8X5T43.8X6
MemantineT43.8X1T43.8X2T43.8X3T43.8X4T43.8X5T43.8X6
NamendaT43.8X1T43.8X2T43.8X3T43.8X4T43.8X5T43.8X6
NizofenoneT43.8X1T43.8X2T43.8X3T43.8X4T43.8X5T43.8X6