ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T37.1X1A

Poisoning by antimycobac drugs, accidental, init

Diagnosis Code T37.1X1A

ICD-10: T37.1X1A
Short Description: Poisoning by antimycobac drugs, accidental, init
Long Description: Poisoning by antimycobacterial drugs, accidental (unintentional), initial encounter
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T37.1X1A

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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)
      • Systemic anti- infectives and antiparasitics (T37)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code T37.1X1A is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)


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  • 5-aminosalicylic acid overdose
  • 5-aminosalicylic acid poisoning
  • Accidental 5-aminosalicylic acid overdose
  • Accidental 5-aminosalicylic acid poisoning
  • Accidental antileprotic drug overdose
  • Accidental antileprotic drug poisoning
  • Accidental cycloserine poisoning
  • Accidental ethambutol overdose
  • Accidental ethambutol poisoning
  • Accidental ethionamide poisoning
  • Accidental isoniazid overdose
  • Accidental isoniazid poisoning
  • Accidental para-aminosalicylic acid poisoning
  • Accidental sulfone poisoning
  • Antileprotic drug overdose
  • Antileprotic drug poisoning
  • Antimycobacterial drug overdose
  • Antituberculous drug overdose
  • Ethambutol overdose
  • Isoniazid overdose
  • Para-aminosalicylic acid poisoning
  • Poisoning caused by antimycobacterial drug
  • Poisoning caused by cycloserine
  • Poisoning caused by ethambutol
  • Poisoning caused by ethionamide
  • Poisoning caused by isoniazid
  • Poisoning caused by sulfone
  • Salicylate overdose

Information for Patients

Medication Errors

Medicines cure infectious diseases, prevent problems from chronic diseases, and ease pain. But medicines can also cause harmful reactions if not used correctly. Errors can happen in the hospital, at the doctor's office, at the pharmacy, or at home. You can help prevent errors by

  • Knowing your medicines. Keep a list of the names of your medicines, how much you take, and when you take them. Include over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and supplements and herbs. Take this list to all your doctor visits.
  • Reading medicine labels and following the directions. Don't take medications prescribed for someone else.
  • Taking extra caution when giving medicines to children.
  • Asking questions. If you don't know the answers to these questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
    • Why am I taking this medicine?
    • What are the common problems to watch out for?
    • What should I do if they occur?
    • When should I stop this medicine?
    • Can I take this medicine with the other medicines on my list?

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

  • 6 Tips to Avoid Medication Mistakes (Food and Drug Administration)
  • How and when to get rid of unused medicines (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Keeping your medications organized (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Medication safety during your hospital stay (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Medication safety: Filling your prescription (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Storing your medicines (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Taking medicine at home - create a routine (Medical Encyclopedia)

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