ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V14.8

Hx-drug allergy NEC

Diagnosis Code V14.8

ICD-9: V14.8
Short Description: Hx-drug allergy NEC
Long Description: Personal history of allergy to other specified medicinal agents
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V14.8

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services (E)
    • Persons with potential health hazards related to personal and family history (V10-V19)
      • V14 Personal history of allergy to medicinal agents

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Z88.8 - Allergy status to oth drug/meds/biol subst status

  • Angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitor pseudoallergy
  • Benzoic acid pseudoallergy
  • Captopril pseudoallergy
  • Cilazapril pseudoallergy
  • Dextran pseudoallergy
  • Dipyrone allergy
  • Enalapril pseudoallergy
  • Fosinopril pseudoallergy
  • Hetastarch pseudoallergy
  • History of allergy to opiate agonist
  • History of allergy to raloxifene
  • History of allergy to teriparatide
  • History of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor pseudoallergy
  • History of angiotensin II receptor antagonist allergy
  • History of beta blocker allergy
  • History of bisphosphonate allergy
  • History of metronidazole allergy
  • History of nalidixic acid allergy
  • History of nitrofurantoin allergy
  • History of selective estrogen receptor modulator allergy
  • History of warfarin allergy
  • Lisinopril pseudoallergy
  • Losartan pseudoallergy
  • Pentastarch pseudoallergy
  • Perindopril pseudoallergy
  • Pseudoallergy to angiotensin II receptor antagonist
  • Quinapril pseudoallergy
  • Rampiril pseudoallergy
  • Trandolapril pseudoallergy

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code V14.8 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

Information for Patients

Drug Reactions

Also called: Side effects

Most of the time, medicines make our lives better. They reduce aches and pains, fight infections, and control problems such as high blood pressure or diabetes. But medicines can also cause unwanted reactions.

One problem is interactions, which may occur between

  • Two drugs, such as aspirin and blood thinners
  • Drugs and food, such as statins and grapefruit
  • Drugs and supplements, such as gingko and blood thinners
  • Drugs and diseases, such as aspirin and peptic ulcers

Interactions can change the actions of one or both drugs. The drugs might not work, or you could get side effects.

Side effects are unwanted effects caused by the drugs. Most are mild, such as a stomach aches or drowsiness, and go away after you stop taking the drug. Others can be more serious.

Drug allergies are another type of reaction. They can be mild or life-threatening. Skin reactions, such as hives and rashes, are the most common type. Anaphylaxis, a serious allergic reaction, is more rare.

When you start a new prescription or over-the-counter medication, make sure you understand how to take it correctly. Know which other medications and foods you need to avoid. Ask your health care provider or pharmacist if you have questions.

  • Angioedema
  • Drug allergies
  • Drug-induced diarrhea
  • Drug-induced tremor
  • Taking multiple medicines safely

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