FDA-Approved Medications Used for the Treatment of Prostate Cancer

November 2013, Vol 3, No 7 - ICD Codes

The following sections will assist healthcare professionals and payers by providing appropriate coding and billing information associated with the treatment of prostate cancer.

The following sections include:

  • Associated ICD-9-CM codes used for the classification of prostate cancer
  • Drugs that have been FDA approved in the treatment of prostate cancer
  • Drugs that are Compendia-listed for off-label use for prostrate cancer based on clinical studies that suggest beneficial use in some cases. Please note: If a check mark appears in the FDA column it will NOT appear in the Compendia off-label use column
  • Corresponding HCPCS/CPT┬« codes and code descriptions
  • Drugs listed in the Compendia section have no FDA-approved uses for prostate cancer. However, drugs in the FDA-approved section are FDA approved for at least 1 of the prostate cancer ICD-9-CM codes but may also have Compendia-listed uses as well