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ORAL dexamethasone sodium phosphate

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    One of our docs gives a liquid dexamethasone sodium phosphate orally to pts. The HCPCS for injection, dexamethasone sodiums phosphate is J1100. Is it appropriate to use this HCPCS code when given orally, since I cannot seem to find an oral administration. If not, what code do you recommend?

    Thank you so much for your help!!


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    J8540 for oral administration

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