2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F55.8

Abuse of other non-psychoactive substances

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • F55.8 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 F55.8 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of F55.8 - other international versions of ICD-10 F55.8 may differ.
The following code(s) above F55.8 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 F55.8:
  • 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
  • F55
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F55

    Abuse of non-psychoactive substances

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • abuse of psychoactive substances (F10-F19)
    Abuse of non-psychoactive substances
Approximate Synonyms
  • Abuse of nonpsychotropic analgesic drugs
  • Analgesic abuse, nonpsychotropic
  • Nonpsychotropic analgesic abuse
ICD-10-CM F55.8 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 F55.8 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 F55.8:
  • Abuse
    • drug NEC (non-dependent) F19.10
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F19.10

      Other psychoactive substance abuse, uncomplicated

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Other (or unknown) substance use disorder, mild
      • analgesics F55.8 (non-prescribed) (over the counter)
    • non-psychoactive substance NEC F55.8
    • analgesics F55.8 (non-prescribed) (over the counter)
  • 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
    • analgesic NEC F55.8
  • Salicylism
    • abuse F55.8

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To F55.8
F53 Mental and behavioral disorders associated with the puerperium, not elsewhere classified
F53.0 Postpartum depression
F53.1 Puerperal psychosis
F54 Psychological and behavioral factors associated with disorders or diseases classified elsewhere
F55 Abuse of non-psychoactive substances
F55.0 Abuse of antacids
F55.1 Abuse of herbal or folk remedies
F55.2 Abuse of laxatives
F55.3 Abuse of steroids or hormones
F55.4 Abuse of vitamins
F55.8 Abuse of other non-psychoactive substances
F59 Unspecified behavioral syndromes associated with physiological disturbances and physical factors
F60 Specific personality disorders
F60.0 Paranoid personality disorder
F60.1 Schizoid personality disorder
F60.2 Antisocial personality disorder
F60.3 Borderline personality disorder
F60.4 Histrionic personality disorder
F60.5 Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder
F60.6 Avoidant personality disorder
F60.7 Dependent personality disorder

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