Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 339.3
Drug induced headache, not elsewhere classified
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Drug induce headache NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 339.3 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 339.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Analgesic overuse headache
  • Drug induced headache
  • Drug induced headache, intractable
  • Drug withdrawal headache
  • Headache associated with substance abuse or withdrawal
  • Headache due to drug (finding)
  • Headache, rebound
  • Intractable headache due to drug (finding)
  • Rebound headache
Applies To
  • Medication overuse headache
  • Rebound headache
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 339.3 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM G44.41 Drug-induced headache, not elsewhere classified, intractable
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 339.3:
  • Headache 784.0
    • drug induced 339.3
    • medication overuse 339.3
    • rebound 339.3
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 339.3 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.