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ICD-10 Code for Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of other psychotropic drugs

T43.8

ICD-10 code T43.8 for Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of other psychotropic drugs is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes .

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Official Long Descriptor
Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of other psychotropic drugs

T43

Excludes1: appetite depressants (T50.5-)
barbiturates (T42.3-)
benzodiazepines (T42.4-)
methaqualone (T42.6-)
psychodysleptics [hallucinogens] (T40.7-T40.9-)

Excludes2: drug dependence and related mental and behavioral disorders due to psychoactive substance use (F10.- -F19.-)

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