Tone's work will not only be of interest to students and scholars in the history of psychiatry, but will also attract a wide audience who will find much of value in her thorough reading of the age of tranquilizers
Moreover, she presents data that our enthusiasm for tranquilizers
such as Xanax has not waned, even in the midst of the significant backlash against these medications.
Little research had been done in the area of habituation and, in any case, Berger argued, compared to barbiturates, tranquilizers
were "relatively safe." That relativism was not comforting.
Ironically, heavy caffeine users who also use minor tranquilizers
may ingest additional caffeine in an attempt to counteract the toxic effects of their regular high caffeine consumption (Greden, Procter, & Victor, 1981).
Takuma, 37, faced criminal charges in March 1999 for allegedly injuring teachers at an elementary school in Hyogo Prefecture by spiking their tea with tranquilizers
. He was not indicted, but was instead forcibly hospitalized.
It doesn't call for testing for alcohol or for tranquilizers
, muscle relaxants, or any other prescription sedatives that can affect a pilot's reflexes and judgment just as severely as illegal drugs.
Takuma faced criminal charges in March 1999 for allegedly injuring teachers at the elementary school in Hyogo Prefecture where he worked as janitor by spiking their tea with tranquilizers
Collman found that dark-eyed persons and persons taking tranquilizers
had a higher risk of cataracts.
The man in his 40s, who worked in Kanazawa Medical University Hospital's emergency room in the town of Uchinada, obtained 8 milligrams of relaxant, 20 mg of tranquilizer
and 0.5 gram of anesthetic drugs April 1 by manipulating the hospital's electronic medical records, they said.
Whether drug-induced Parkinson's appears depends on the dosage of the tranquilizer
, says Monane.
Doctors at a Tokyo hospital apologized Friday for leaving a patient in a coma after administering 10 times the required amount of tranquilizer
Black balls come loaded with a tranquilizer
and a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug.