ICD-10 Code T46.6X4

Poisoning by antihyperlipidemic and antiarteriosclerotic drugs, undetermined

Version 2019 Replaced Code Non-Billable Code Poisoning Undetermined
ICD-10:T46.6X4
Short Description:Poisoning by antihyperlip and antiarterio drugs, undet
Long Description:Poisoning by antihyperlipidemic and antiarteriosclerotic drugs, undetermined

Not Valid for Submission

ICD-10 T46.6X4 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 antihyperlipidemic and antiarteriosclerotic drugs, undetermined. The code is NOT valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

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

  • T46.6X4A - Poisoning by antihyperlipidemic and antiarteriosclerotic drugs, undetermined, initial encounter
  • T46.6X4D - Poisoning by antihyperlipidemic and antiarteriosclerotic drugs, undetermined, subsequent encounter
  • T46.6X4S - Poisoning by antihyperlipidemic and antiarteriosclerotic drugs, undetermined, sequela

Deleted Code

This code was deleted in the 2019 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, 2018. This code was replaced for the FY 2019 (October 1, 2018 - September 30, 2019).

  • K59.03 - Drug induced constipation

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)
      • Agents primarily affecting the cardiovascular system (T46)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups

The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The DRGs divides all possible principal diagnoses into mutually exclusive principal diagnosis areas referred to as Major Diagnostic Categories (MDC). The diagnosis code T46.6X4 is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V36.0 applicable from 10/01/2018 through 09/30/2019.

  • 917 - POISONING AND TOXIC EFFECTS OF DRUGS WITH MCC
  • 918 - POISONING AND TOXIC EFFECTS OF DRUGS WITHOUT MCC
  • 922 - OTHER INJURY, POISONING AND TOXIC EFFECT DIAGNOSES WITH MCC
  • 923 - OTHER INJURY, POISONING AND TOXIC EFFECT DIAGNOSES WITHOUT MCC
  • 949 - AFTERCARE WITH CC/MCC
  • 950 - AFTERCARE WITHOUT CC/MCC

Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms:

  • Clofibrate overdose
  • Clofibrate overdose of undetermined intent
  • Clofibrate poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Gamolenic acid overdose
  • Gamolenic acid overdose of undetermined intent
  • Lipid-lowering drug overdose
  • Oral dermatological agent overdose
  • Poisoning by antilipemic AND/OR antiarteriosclerotic drug
  • Poisoning by clofibrate

Table of Drugs and Chemicals

The code T46.6X4 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
AcipimoxT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Antiarteriosclerotic drugT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Anticholesterolemic drug NECT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Antihyperlipidemic drugT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Antilipemic drug NECT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
BenfluorexT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
BenzalbutyramideT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
b-benzalbutyramideT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
b-sitosterol (s)T46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
BezafibrateT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
BinifibrateT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Cholesterol-lowering agentsT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Cholestyramine (resin)T46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
CiprofibrateT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
ClinofibrateT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
ClofibrateT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
ClofibrideT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Clotibric acidT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
ColestipolT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
ColestyramineT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Cyamopsis tetragono-lobaT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
DetaxtranT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Ethylparachlorophen-oxyisobutyrateT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
EtiroxateT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
EtofibrateT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
FenofibrateT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
GemfibrozilT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Guar gum (medicinal)T46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
HalofenateT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Linoleic acidT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Linolenic acidT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
LovastatinT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
MesoglycanT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Oleic acidT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
PirozadilT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Polidexide (sulfate)T46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
PravastatinT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
ProbucolT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
RonifibrateT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Safflower oilT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
SimfibrateT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
SimvastatinT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
SitosterolsT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
SoysterolT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Sunflower seed oilT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
TriparanolT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6
Unsaturated fatty acidT46.6X1T46.6X2T46.6X3T46.6X4T46.6X5T46.6X6

Information for Patients


Poisoning

A poison is any substance that is harmful to your body. You might swallow it, inhale it, inject it, or absorb it through your skin. Any substance can be poisonous if too much is taken. Poisons can include

  • Prescription or over-the-counter medicines taken in doses that are too high
  • Overdoses of illegal drugs
  • Carbon monoxide from gas appliances
  • Household products, such as laundry powder or furniture polish
  • Pesticides
  • Indoor or outdoor plants
  • Metals such as lead and mercury

The effects of poisoning range from short-term illness to brain damage, coma, and death. To prevent poisoning it is important to use and store products exactly as their labels say. Keep dangerous products where children can't get to them. Treatment for poisoning depends on the type of poison. If you suspect someone has been poisoned, call your local poison control center at 1-800-222-1222 right away.

  • Poisoning (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Poisoning first aid (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Toxicology screen (Medical Encyclopedia)

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ICD-10 Footnotes

General Equivalence Map Definitions
The ICD-10 and ICD-9 GEMs are used to facilitate linking between the diagnosis codes in ICD-9-CM and the new ICD-10-CM code set. The GEMs are the raw material from which providers, health information vendors and payers can derive specific applied mappings to meet their needs.

  • Approximate Flag - The approximate flag is on, indicating that the relationship between the code in the source system and the code in the target system is an approximate equivalent.
  • No Map Flag - The no map flag indicates that a code in the source system is not linked to any code in the target system.
  • Combination Flag - The combination flag indicates that more than one code in the target system is required to satisfy the full equivalent meaning of a code in the source system.