2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T46.6X5A

Adverse effect of antihyperlipidemic and antiarteriosclerotic drugs, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • T46.6X5A is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Adverse effect of antihyperlip and antiarterio drugs, init
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM T46.6X5A became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T46.6X5A - other international versions of ICD-10 T46.6X5A may differ.
The following code(s) above T46.6X5A 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 T46.6X5A:
  • S00-T88
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range S00-T88

    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes

    Note
    • Use secondary code(s) from Chapter 20, External causes of morbidity, to indicate cause of injury. Codes within the T section that include the external cause do not require an additional external cause code
    Type 1 Excludes
    Use Additional
    • code to identify any retained foreign body, if applicable (Z18.-)
    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes
  • T36-T50
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range T36-T50

    Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of drugs, medicaments and biological substances

    Code First
    • , for adverse effects, the nature of the adverse effect, such as:
    • adverse effect NOS (T88.7)
    • aspirin gastritis (K29.-)
    • blood disorders (D56-D76)
    • contact dermatitis (L23-L25)
    • dermatitis due to substances taken internally (L27.-)
    • nephropathy (N14.0-N14.2)
    Includes
    • adverse effect of correct substance properly administered
    • poisoning by overdose of substance
    • poisoning by wrong substance given or taken in error
    • underdosing by (inadvertently) (deliberately) taking less substance than prescribed or instructed
    Note
    • The drug giving rise to the adverse effect should be identified by use of codes from categories T36-T50 with fifth or sixth character 5.
    Type 1 Excludes
    • toxic reaction to local anesthesia in pregnancy (O29.3-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • abuse and dependence of psychoactive substances (F10-F19)
    • abuse of non-dependence-producing substances (F55.-)
    • drug reaction and poisoning affecting newborn (P00-P96)
    • pathological drug intoxication (inebriation) (F10-F19)
    Use Additional
    • code(s) to specify:
    • manifestations of poisoning
    • underdosing or failure in dosage during medical and surgical care (Y63.6, Y63.8-Y63.9)
    • underdosing of medication regimen (Z91.12-, Z91.13-)
    Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of drugs, medicaments and biological substances
  • T46
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T46

    Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of agents primarily affecting the cardiovascular system

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of metaraminol (T44.4)
    Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of agents primarily affecting the cardiovascular system
Approximate Synonyms
  • Adverse effect of antihyperlipidemic
  • Adverse effect of bile acid resin
  • Adverse effect of fibric acid derivative
  • Adverse reaction to fibric acid derivative
  • Adverse reaction to statin
  • Bile acid resin adverse reaction
  • Hmg coa reductase inhibitor adverse reaction
  • Lipid-lowering drug adverse reaction
  • Myalgia caused by statin
  • Myalgia due to statin
ICD-10-CM T46.6X5A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 791 Prematurity with major problems
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems
  • 917 Poisoning and toxic effects of drugs with mcc
  • 918 Poisoning and toxic effects of drugs without mcc

Convert T46.6X5A 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
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T46.6X5A
T46.6X2S …… sequela
T46.6X3 Poisoning by antihyperlipidemic and antiarteriosclerotic drugs, assault
T46.6X3A …… initial encounter
T46.6X3D …… subsequent encounter
T46.6X3S …… sequela
T46.6X4 Poisoning by antihyperlipidemic and antiarteriosclerotic drugs, undetermined
T46.6X4A …… initial encounter
T46.6X4D …… subsequent encounter
T46.6X4S …… sequela
T46.6X5 Adverse effect of antihyperlipidemic and antiarteriosclerotic drugs
T46.6X5A …… initial encounter
T46.6X5D …… subsequent encounter
T46.6X5S …… sequela
T46.6X6 Underdosing of antihyperlipidemic and antiarteriosclerotic drugs
T46.6X6A …… initial encounter
T46.6X6D …… subsequent encounter
T46.6X6S …… sequela
T46.7 Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of peripheral vasodilators
T46.7X Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of peripheral vasodilators
T46.7X1 Poisoning by peripheral vasodilators, accidental (unintentional)
T46.7X1A …… initial encounter

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