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Pentazocine psychosis: a case of persistent delusions.

Authors
  • Blazer, D G
  • Haller, L
Type
Published Article
Journal
Diseases of the nervous system
Publication Date
Jul 01, 1975
Volume
36
Issue
7
Pages
404–405
Identifiers
PMID: 1149600
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A case of psychosis secondary to pentazocine is presented. The patient demonstrated hallucinations, preceptual aberrations, a distorted body image and delusional thinking. The delusional ideation persisted for a period of three weeks. Such a case of persistent delusional thinking secondary to pentazocine administration has not been reported previously.

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