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Medication Code Systems

ReasonMedicationNotUsedCS

Description TBD

Code Display
not_indicated Not indicated
ineffective Medication or similiar class of medications have been ineffective on the patient
nonadherence Patient not expected to adhere to the medication
side_effect Patient has experienced side effects to this or similar medication
allergy_intolerance Patient has an allergy or intolerance to this or similar medications
apprehension Subject is worried about taking medication due to potential side effects, drug interactions, etc.
affordability Medication is unaffordable for the patient
objection Patient or patient representative objects to medication
asleep Patient was asleep when the dose was supposed to have been given
unsuccessful Administration attempt unsuccessful (patient vomited dose, could not find vein, etc.)

MedicationChangeTypeCS

Description TBD

Code Display
reduced Dose reduced
increased Dose increased
temp_stop Medication temporarily interrupted
swap Switch from one medication (or set of medications) to another
stop Medication stopped

MedicationChangeReasonCS

Description TBD

Code Display
not_needed Do not need it any more, condition abated
finished Course of treatment complete
ineffective MTH #C3661846 Medication not effective.
burdensome Can't take it when supposed to, too busy, or inconvenient to store or administer
difficult Has trouble or finds it difficult to take or administer
side_effect MTH#C0879626 Experienced side effects