ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T37.5X1

Poisoning by antiviral drugs, accidental (unintentional)

Diagnosis Code T37.5X1

ICD-10: T37.5X1
Short Description: Poisoning by antiviral drugs, accidental (unintentional)
Long Description: Poisoning by antiviral drugs, accidental (unintentional)
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T37.5X1

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The code T37.5X1 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

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

Synonyms
  • Accidental idoxuridine overdose
  • Accidental idoxuridine poisoning
  • Antiviral drug overdose
  • Idoxuridine overdose
  • Poisoning caused by antiviral drug
  • Poisoning caused by idoxuridine
  • Poisoning caused by methisazone

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code T37.5X1 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Table of Drugs and Chemicals

The code T37.5X1 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
ABOBT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
AciclovirT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
AcyclovirT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
Antiviral drug NECT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
Antiviral drug NEC
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T37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
Ara-AT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
AzidothymidineT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
AZTT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
DideoxycytidineT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
DideoxyinosineT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
FlumidinT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
Foscarnet sodiumT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
Fosfonet sodiumT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
Ganciclovir (sodium)T37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
IbacitabineT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
Inosine pranobexT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
Interferon (alpha) (beta) (gamma)T37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
MethisazoneT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
MethisoprinolT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
MetisazoneT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
MoroxydineT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
RibavirinT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
RimantadineT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
ThymopentinT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
TrifluridineT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
TromantadineT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
VidarabineT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
VirugonT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
ZalcitabineT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6
ZidovudineT37.5X1T37.5X2T37.5X3T37.5X4T37.5X5T37.5X6

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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