2021 ICD-10-CM Code T48.3X4

Poisoning by antitussives, undetermined

Version 2021
Replaced Code
Non-Billable Code
Poisoning Undetermined

Not Valid for Submission

T48.3X4 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of poisoning by antitussives, undetermined. The code is NOT valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

The ICD-10-CM code T48.3X4 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like dextromethorphan poisoning of undetermined intent, ether poisoning of undetermined intent or poisoning by dextromethorphan.

ICD-10:T48.3X4
Short Description:Poisoning by antitussives, undetermined
Long Description:Poisoning by antitussives, undetermined

Code Classification

Specific Coding for Poisoning by antitussives, undetermined

Header codes like T48.3X4 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for poisoning by antitussives, undetermined:

Replaced Code

This code was replaced in the 2021 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, 2020. This code was replaced for the FY 2021 (October 1, 2020 - September 30, 2021).


  • K59.03 - Drug induced constipation

Approximate Synonyms

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

Table of Drugs and Chemicals

The code T48.3X4 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. According to ICD-10 coding guidelines it is advised to do not code directly from the Table of Drugs and Chemicals, instead always refer back to the Tabular List when doing the initial coding. Each substance in the table is assigned a code according to the poisoning classification and external causes of adverse effects. It is important to use as many codes as necessary to specify all reported drugs, medicinal or chemical substances. If the same diagnosis code describes the causative agent for more than one adverse reaction, poisoning, toxic effect or underdosing, utilize the code only once.

Substance Poisoning
Accidental
(unintentional)
Poisoning
Accidental
self-harm
Poisoning
Assault
Poisoning
Undetermined
Adverse
effect
Underdosing
Antitussive NECT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
Antitussive NEC
  »codeine mixture
T48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
Antitussive NEC
  »opiate
T48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
BenproperineT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
BenzonatateT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
Bibenzonium bromideT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
ButamirateT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
CarbetapentaneT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
ChlophedianolT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
ClobutinolT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
ClofedanolT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
CloperastineT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
ClophedianolT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
DextromethorphanT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
Dibunate sodiumT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
DimemorfanT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
DimethoxanateT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
DropropizineT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
FedrilateT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
FominobenT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
Isoaminile (citrate)T48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
LevdropropizineT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
MethorateT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
NarcotineT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
NectadonT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
NoscapineT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
Oxeladin (citrate)T48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
OxolamineT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
PentoxyverineT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
PholcodineT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
PicoperineT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
PipazetateT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
PiperidioneT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
PrenoxdiazineT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
RomilarT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
TessalonT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
ThebaconT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
TipepidineT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6
ZipeprolT48.3X1T48.3X2T48.3X3T48.3X4T48.3X5T48.3X6

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

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.


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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)