ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T39.396

Underdosing of other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs

Diagnosis Code T39.396

ICD-10: T39.396
Short Description: Underdosing of other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
Long Description: Underdosing of other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs [NSAID]
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T39.396

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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)
      • Nonopioid analgesics, antipyretics and antirheumatics (T39)

Table of Drugs and Chemicals

The code T39.396 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
Anti-inflammatory drug NECT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
Anti-inflammatory drug NEC
  »local
T39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
Anti-inflammatory drug NEC
  »nonsteroidal NEC
T39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
Anti-inflammatory drug NEC
  »nonsteroidal NEC
    »propionic acid derivative
T39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
Anti-inflammatory drug NEC
  »specified NEC
T39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
DiclofenacT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
EtodolacT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
FenflumizoleT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
Flufenamic acidT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
IndometacinT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
IndomethacinT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
Indomethacin
  »farnesil
T39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
IsoxicamT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
MeclofenamateT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
Meclofenamic acidT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
Mefenamic acidT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
NabumetoneT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
NimesulideT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
PiroxicamT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
Piroxicam
  »beta-cyclodextrin complex
T39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
ProquazoneT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
SulindacT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
TenoxicamT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
TolmetinT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
UfenamateT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396
ZomepiracT39.391T39.392T39.393T39.394T39.395T39.396

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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Pain Relievers

Also called: Analgesics, Pain killers, Pain medicines

Pain relievers are medicines that reduce or relieve headaches, sore muscles, arthritis, or other aches and pains. There are many different pain medicines, and each one has advantages and risks. Some types of pain respond better to certain medicines than others. Each person may also have a slightly different response to a pain reliever.

Over-the-counter (OTC) medicines are good for many types of pain. There are two main types of OTC pain medicines: acetaminophen (Tylenol) and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Aspirin, naproxen (Aleve), and ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) are examples of OTC NSAIDs.

If OTC medicines don't relieve your pain, your doctor may prescribe something stronger. Many NSAIDs are also available at higher prescription doses. The most powerful pain relievers are opioids. They are very effective, but they can sometimes have serious side effects. There is also a risk of addiction. Because of the risks, you must use them only under a doctor's supervision.

There are many things you can do to help ease pain. Pain relievers are just one part of a pain treatment plan.

  • Acetaminophen dosing for children (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Ibuprofen dosing for children (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Over-the-counter pain relievers (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Pain medications - narcotics (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Taking narcotics for back pain (Medical Encyclopedia)


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