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Title:SNOMED CT Drug Therapy Status codes

This value set includes some taken and not taken reason codes from SNOMED CT - provided as an exemplar

Committee:Pharmacy Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.369 (for OID based terminology systems)

This value set includes content from SNOMED CT, which is copyright © 2002+ International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO), and distributed by agreement between IHTSDO and HL7. Implementer use of SNOMED CT is not covered by this agreement

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This value set includes codes based on the following rules:


This expansion generated 18 May 2022

This value set contains 190 concepts

Expansion based on SNOMED CT International edition 31-Jan 2020

All codes in this table are from the system

266710000 Drugs not taken/completed
182862001 Drug not taken - dislike taste
182863006 Drug not taken - dislike form
182864000 Drug not taken - side-effects
182865004 Drug not taken - inconvenient
182868002 Treatment stopped - alternative therapy undertaken
182869005 Drug not taken - patient lost tablets
182870006 Drug discontinued - reason unknown
182871005 Drug discontinued - patient fear/risk
182872003 Drug discontinued - too expensive
182873008 Drug treatment stopped - patient ran out of tablets
182874002 Treatment stopped - patient unable to concentrate
266711001 Drug not taken - problem swallowing
275929009 Tablets too large to swallow
410684002 Drug therapy status
134390006 Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor not indicated
134397009 Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor declined
135794007 Drug indicated
135795008 Nitrate indicated
135796009 Calcium channel blocker indicated
135798005 Diuretic indicated
135799002 Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor indicated
135800003 Aspirin indicated
135801004 Beta blocker indicated
135803001 Warfarin indicated
161646004 H/O: high risk medication
161647008 H/O: anticoagulant therapy
161648003 H/O: steroid therapy
161649006 H/O: insulin therapy
161650006 H/O: anticonvulsant therapy
161652003 H/O: hormone replacement (HRT)
161653008 H/O: chemotherapy
170622002 Oral steroids started
170624001 Oral steroids stopped
170688000 Lithium stopped
170689008 Injectable phenothiazine stopped
170821007 B12 injections started
170826002 B12 injections stopped
170919001 Warfarin therapy stopped
170954008 HRT contraindicated
170955009 HRT started
170958006 HRT stopped
182834008 Drug course completed
182840001 Drug treatment stopped - medical advice
182841002 Dr stopped drugs - ineffective
182842009 Doctor stopped drugs - side effect
182843004 Dr stopped drugs -inconvenient
182844005 Doctor stopped drugs - patient dislikes
182845006 Doctor stopped drugs - avoid interaction
182846007 Doctor stopped drugs - medical aim achieved
274512008 Drug therapy discontinued
309841001 Thyroxine treatment stopped
312451002 Aspirin prophylaxis contra-indicated
315023008 Aspirin prophylaxis refused
315062004 Beta blocker contraindicated
315364008 Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors contraindicated
390914001 Thrombolytic therapy refused
391158008 Antibiotic prophylaxis recommended
391159000 Antibiotic prophylaxis not recommended
394888000 Hormone replacement therapy requested
394987009 Angiotensin II receptor antagonists contraindicated
395006008 Medication stopped - interaction
395007004 Medication stopped - ineffective
395008009 Medication stopped - contra-indication
395009001 Medication stopped - side effect
401084003 Angiotensin II receptor antagonist declined
401244004 H/O: prolonged corticosteroid therapy
407572003 Angiotensin II receptor antagonist not indicated
408339001 Thrombolysis therapy not indicated
408354007 Drug treatment still needed
408355008 Drug treatment no longer needed
412782003 Inappropriate medication stopped
413555000 Antibiotic prophylaxis indicated
413558003 Anticoagulation contraindicated
413559006 Anticoagulation declined
413560001 Anticoagulation not indicated
416404000 Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor target dose not achieved
417576009 Deferred antibiotic therapy
430279008 Drug treatment stopped at end of clinical trial (situation)
438553004 History of drug therapy (situation)
439631004 History of statin therapy (situation)
440935004 History of beta adrenergic receptor blocking agent therapy (situation)
440991005 History of nitrate therapy (situation)
441186000 History of antiplatelet agent therapy (situation)
441195008 History of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor therapy (situation)
441196009 History of angiotensin II receptor antagonist therapy (situation)
441899004 History of therapy with ototoxic medication
473151000 History of tuberculosis drug therapy (situation)
698428006 Angiotensin II receptor antagonist indicated
698449007 Antibiotic therapy indicated
698459008 Antidepressant drug treatment stopped
698460003 Antiviral therapy declined
698468005 Bisoprolol contraindicated (situation)
698758004 Nebivolol therapy refused
698985001 Long term dual antiplatelet drug therapy indicated
699008007 History of fenfluramine therapy
699137009 Carvedilol therapy declined
700110004 Bisphosphonate prophylaxis suspended
700384008 Antibiotic prophylaxis not indicated
702542006 Incretin mimetic therapy started (situation)
703989007 Teriparatide therapy declined (situation)
703991004 Raloxifene therapy declined
703996009 Teriparatide not indicated (situation)
703997000 Teriparatide contraindicated
703999002 Raloxifene contraindicated
704000000 Raloxifene not indicated
704033005 Phosphodiesterase 5 inhibitor not indicated (situation)
704047009 Phosphodiesterase 5 inhibitor declined (situation)
707298000 Phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitor contraindicated (situation)
708000007 Insulin treatment stopped (situation)
710159007 Long-term current use of immunosuppressive drug (situation)
710814002 Long-term current use of drug therapy
710815001 Long-term current use of insulin
710816000 Long-term current use of steroid
710817009 Long-term current use of inhaled steroid (situation)
711149003 Long-term current use of antibiotic (situation)
711150003 Long-term current use of anticoagulant (situation)
711370000 Oral steroids used since last encounter (situation)
711436000 Inhaled steroids used daily (situation)
712985002 Chemotherapy not done
720971004 Insulin declined (situation)
721872002 Antifungal therapy indicated (situation)
722480002 Chemotherapy started (situation)
736004008 Nebivolol contraindicated (situation)
736006005 Carvedilol contraindicated (situation)
736799004 Beta blocker target dose not achieved (situation)
763323007 Hormone replacement therapy refused
764639002 Antidepressant drug treatment started (situation)
787928003 Coagulation factor Xa inhibitor prophylaxis indicated
787930001 Direct thrombin inhibitor prophylaxis indicated
7611000175100 Dipyridamole contraindicated (situation)
7861000175101 Antiplatelet therapy contraindicated (situation)
53081000119101 Long-term current use of testosterone replacement therapy (situation)
61251000119108 Long-term current use of tacrolimus (situation)
61261000119105 Long-term current use of sirolimus (situation)
69521000119101 Long-term current use of thyroid hormone replacement therapy (situation)
98001000119105 Long-term current use of anticonvulsant (situation)
106511000119106 Long-term current use of mycophenolate
106521000119104 Long-term current use of cyclophosphamide
106571000119103 Long-term current use of sulfasalazine (situation)
106581000119100 Long-term current use of cyclosporine (situation)
106631000119102 Long-term current use of infliximab (situation)
106691000119103 Long-term current use of etanercept (situation)
106701000119103 Long-term current use of leflunomide (situation)
113481000119108 Long-term current use of tamoxifen (situation)
113521000119108 Long term current use of adalimumab therapy
113531000119106 Long term current use of abatacept (situation)
113541000119102 Long-term current use of rituximab (situation)
117431000119101 Long term current use of drug therapy for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (situation)
118901000119102 Long-term current use of erythropoiesis stimulating therapy (situation)
118911000119104 Long-term current use of lenalidomide (situation)
118921000119106 Long-term current use of clozapine (situation)
118931000119109 Long-term current use of intravenous immune globulin (situation)
122621000119109 Prophylactic anticoagulation given (situation)
126951000119109 Long-term current use of lithium (situation)
127721000119100 Long-term current use of testosterone cypionate (situation)
130721000119103 Long-term current use of golimumab (situation)
131531000119103 Long-term current use of aspirin (situation)
133621000119103 Long term current use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug
134651000119108 History of estrogen therapy
134671000119104 History of systemic steroid therapy (situation)
139181000119106 Long-term current use of amiodarone (situation)
140301000119107 Long-term current use of hydroxychloroquine
140561000119102 Long-term current use of azathioprine
150881000119107 Long-term current use of postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy (situation)
328941000119101 Long-term current use of bisphosphonates (situation)
329061000119105 Long-term current use of belimumab (situation)
329071000119104 Long-term current use of tocilizumab (situation)
347841000119106 Long-term current use of cannabis (situation)
11012701000119107 Long-term current use of antibiotics for prevention of recurrent infection (situation)
11012741000119109 Long-term current use of certolizumab pegol (situation)
12384021000119106 Long-term current use of mercaptopurine (situation)
15625371000119108 Long-term current use of ustekinumab (situation)
15625411000119109 Long-term current use of apremilast (situation)
15625451000119105 Long-term current use of tofacitinib (situation)
15929341000119102 Long-term current use of antipsychotic medication (situation)
15929381000119107 Long-term current use of anxiolytic medication (situation)
15929421000119103 Long-term current use of antiviral agent (situation)
15929461000119108 Long-term current use of leuprorelin (situation)
15929581000119100 Long-term current use of antidepressant medication (situation)
16234971000119108 Long-term current use of diuretic (situation)
16526761000119100 Long-term current use of secukinumab (situation)
16659291000119100 Long-term current use of levothyroxine (situation)
16755631000119109 Long-term current use of natalizumab (situation)
16755671000119107 Long-term current use of mesalamine
16772161000119102 Long-term current use of vedolizumab (situation)
16772201000119107 Long-term current use of everolimus (situation)
16863441000119108 Long-term current use of stimulant
16863481000119103 Long-term current use of benzodiazepine (situation)
70732231000132107 Duplicate drug therapy stopped


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