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    Cool Need "E" code for ACE Inhibitor

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    Patient takes Lisinopril correctly and has an adverse reaction. I'm trying to find an E code for Lisinopril or ACE Inhibitor, but neither are there. Any suggestions?

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    Columbia, MO


    try for the generic name or see if someone has the expanded table of drugs and chemicals.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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    Default E-code for Lisinopril

    Take a look at E942.6...it's for Other antihypertensive agents. or, you could resort to E942.9 for other and unspecified agents primarily effecting the cardiovascular system.

    Hope that helps,

    Patti Downing, RCC
    Arlington, Tx

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