HCPCS Code Details - J1201

HCPCS Level II Code
Drugs administered other than oral method, chemotherapy drugs
HCPCS Code J1201

Long description:
Injection, cetirizine hydrochloride, 0.5 mg

Short description:
Inj. cetirizine hcl 0.5mg

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 51 - Drugs
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Coverage code C - Carrier judgment
BETOS2 code O1E - Other drugs
HCPCS Action code A - Add procedure or modifier code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jul 01, 2020
Date added Added Jul 01, 2020
HCPCS Coding Procedures

HCPCS Modifiers

In HCPCS Level II, modifiers are composed of two alpha or alphanumeric characters.

Example: E0260-NU - Hospital bed, semi-electric (head and foot adjustment), with any type side rails, with mattress
NU” identifies the hospital bed as new equipment

See also

  • HCPCS J1200 · Injection, diphenhydramine hcl, up to 50 mg

  • HCPCS C9057 · Injection, cetirizine hydrochloride, 1 mg

  • HCPCS J1205 · Injection, chlorothiazide sodium, per 500 mg

1 Two-digit numeric codes are Level I code modifiers copyrighted© by the American Medical Association's Current Procedural Terminology (CPT).

2 BETOS stands for “Berenson-Eggers Type Of Service”