Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code E947.9
Unspecified drug or medicinal substance causing adverse effects in therapeutic use
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM E947.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, E947.9 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • E947.9 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
  • No ICD-10-CM code(s) convert to ICD-9-CM E947.9
Approximate Synonyms
  • Adverse effect of drug
  • Adverse reaction to drug
  • Bradycardia, drug induced, in therapeutic use
  • Central sleep apnea due to drug or substance
  • Drug induced anaphylaxis
  • Drug induced anaphylaxis (severe allergic reaction)
  • Drug induced central sleep apnea
  • Drug induced SLE
  • Drug-induced anaphylaxis
  • Drug-induced bradycardia
  • Drug-induced systemic lupus erythematosus
  • Lupus, unspecified drug induced
  • Medication induced movement disorder
  • Medication induced movement disorder in therapeutic use
  • Medication-induced movement disorder
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM E947.9 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 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.