2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F15.21

Other stimulant dependence, in remission

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • F15.21 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM F15.21 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of F15.21 - other international versions of ICD-10 F15.21 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Amphetamine type substance use disorder, moderate, in early remission
  • Amphetamine type substance use disorder, moderate, in sustained remission
  • Amphetamine type substance use disorder, severe, in early remission
  • Amphetamine type substance use disorder, severe, in sustained remission
  • Other or unspecified stimulant use disorder, moderate, in early remission
  • Other or unspecified stimulant use disorder, moderate, in sustained remission
  • Other or unspecified stimulant use disorder, severe, in early remission
  • Other or unspecified stimulant use disorder, severe, in sustained remission
The following code(s) above F15.21 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to F15.21:
  • F01-F99
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range F01-F99

    Mental, Behavioral and Neurodevelopmental disorders

    Includes
    • disorders of psychological development
    Type 2 Excludes
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R99)
    Mental, Behavioral and Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • F15
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F15

    Other stimulant related disorders

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • amphetamine-related disorders
    • caffeine
    Type 2 Excludes
    • cocaine-related disorders (F14.-)
    Other stimulant related disorders
  • F15.2
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F15.2

    Other stimulant dependence

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • other stimulant abuse (F15.1-)
    • other stimulant use, unspecified (F15.9-)
    Other stimulant dependence
Approximate Synonyms
  • Amphetamine dependence (moderate use disorder), in early remission
  • Amphetamine dependence (moderate use disorder), in sustained remission
  • Amphetamine dependence (severe use disorder), in early remission
  • Amphetamine dependence (severe use disorder), in sustained remission
  • Amphetamine dependence early full remission
  • Amphetamine dependence early partial remission
  • Amphetamine dependence in early full remission
  • Amphetamine dependence in early partial remission
  • Amphetamine dependence in sustained full remission
  • Amphetamine dependence in sustained partial remission
  • Amphetamine dependence sustained full remission
  • Amphetamine dependence sustained partial remission
  • Amphetamine dependence, in remission
  • Amphetamine dependence, moderate use, in early remission
  • Amphetamine dependence, moderate use, in sustained remission
  • Amphetamine dependence, severe use, in early remission
  • Amphetamine dependence, severe use, in sustained remission
  • Amphetamine or psychostimulant dependence in remission
  • Methamphetamine dependence (moderate use disorder), in early remission
  • Methamphetamine dependence (moderate use disorder), in sustained remission
  • Methamphetamine dependence (severe use disorder), in early remission
  • Methamphetamine dependence (severe use disorder), in sustained remission
  • Methamphetamine dependence, moderate use, in early remission
  • Methamphetamine dependence, moderate use, in sustained remission
  • Methamphetamine dependence, severe use, in early remission
  • Methamphetamine dependence, severe use, in sustained remission
  • Psychostimulant dependence (moderate use disorder), in early remission
  • Psychostimulant dependence (moderate use disorder), in sustained remission
  • Psychostimulant dependence (severe use disorder), in early remission
  • Psychostimulant dependence (severe use disorder), in sustained remission
  • Psychostimulant dependence, moderate use, in early remission
  • Psychostimulant dependence, moderate use, in sustained remission
  • Psychostimulant dependence, severe use, in early remission
  • Psychostimulant dependence, severe use, in sustained remission
ICD-10-CM F15.21 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 894 Alcohol, drug abuse or dependence, left ama
  • 895 Alcohol, drug abuse or dependence with rehabilitation therapy
  • 896 Alcohol, drug abuse or dependence without rehabilitation therapy with mcc
  • 897 Alcohol, drug abuse or dependence without rehabilitation therapy without mcc

Convert F15.21 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to F15.21:
  • Dependence (on) (syndrome) F19.20
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F19.20

    Other psychoactive substance dependence, uncomplicated

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Other (or unknown) substance use disorder, moderate
    • Other (or unknown) substance use disorder, severe
    • drug NEC F19.20
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F19.20

      Other psychoactive substance dependence, uncomplicated

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Other (or unknown) substance use disorder, moderate
      • Other (or unknown) substance use disorder, severe
      • stimulant NEC F15.20
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F15.20

        Other stimulant dependence, uncomplicated

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Amphetamine type substance use disorder, moderate
        • Amphetamine type substance use disorder, severe
        • Other or unspecified stimulant use disorder, moderate
        • Other or unspecified stimulant use disorder, severe
        • in remission F15.21
  • Disorder (of) - see also Disease
    • amphetamine-type substance use
      • moderate F15.20
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F15.20

        Other stimulant dependence, uncomplicated

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Amphetamine type substance use disorder, moderate
        • Amphetamine type substance use disorder, severe
        • Other or unspecified stimulant use disorder, moderate
        • Other or unspecified stimulant use disorder, severe
        • in remission F15.21 (early) (sustained)
      • severe F15.20
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F15.20

        Other stimulant dependence, uncomplicated

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Amphetamine type substance use disorder, moderate
        • Amphetamine type substance use disorder, severe
        • Other or unspecified stimulant use disorder, moderate
        • Other or unspecified stimulant use disorder, severe
        • in remission F15.21 (early) (sustained)
    • stimulant use (other) (unspecified)
      • moderate or severe F15.20
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F15.20

        Other stimulant dependence, uncomplicated

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Amphetamine type substance use disorder, moderate
        • Amphetamine type substance use disorder, severe
        • Other or unspecified stimulant use disorder, moderate
        • Other or unspecified stimulant use disorder, severe
        • in remission F15.21 (early) (sustained)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To F15.21
F15.151 …… with hallucinations
F15.159 …… unspecified
F15.18 Other stimulant abuse with other stimulant-induced disorder
F15.180 Other stimulant abuse with stimulant-induced anxiety disorder
F15.181 Other stimulant abuse with stimulant-induced sexual dysfunction
F15.182 Other stimulant abuse with stimulant-induced sleep disorder
F15.188 Other stimulant abuse with other stimulant-induced disorder
F15.19 …… with unspecified stimulant-induced disorder
F15.2 Other stimulant dependence
F15.20 …… uncomplicated
F15.21 …… in remission
F15.22 Other stimulant dependence with intoxication
F15.220 …… uncomplicated
F15.221 …… delirium
F15.222 …… with perceptual disturbance
F15.229 …… unspecified
F15.23 …… with withdrawal
F15.24 …… with stimulant-induced mood disorder
F15.25 Other stimulant dependence with stimulant-induced psychotic disorder
F15.250 …… with delusions
F15.251 …… with hallucinations

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.