Pentazocine psychosis: a case of persistent delusions.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

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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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Blazer, DG; Haller, L

Published Date

  • July 1975

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 36 / 7

Start / End Page

  • 404 - 405

PubMed ID

  • 1149600

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0012-3714


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States