Beyond Valium: The Brave New World of Psychochemistry
Discusses advances in psychopharmacology, the revolutionary medical treatment of emotional disorders through drugs, surveying the development of psychochemistry, the benefits and dangers of the treatment, and future prospects
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
The MindBody Connection
A Trio of Accidents
14 other sections not shown
abuse acid addiction alcohol amphetamines animal antidepressants antipsychotics anxiety become began behavior blood body brain called cause chemical chemistry chlorpromazine choline create cure diet discovery disease disorders doctor dopamine drug companies drug therapy dyskenesia emotional enzyme factor fear feel Freud function GABA gene genetic glands hormone hospital human hyperactivity hypoglycemia hypothesis illness increase inhibiting injected Librium limbic system lithium look mania manic-depression MAO inhibitors maprotiline means medicine mental mescaline mood muscle nature Nerve Cell nervous system neurons neurotransmitters norepinephrine patients percent Perhaps person phobia physical pills placebo postpartum depression prescription problem Propranolol psychiatry psychopharmacology psychosis reason receptor sites reserpine Roche role schizophrenia scientists seems serotonin side effects sleep substance suffer sugar symptoms talking theory things Thorazine tranquilizers transmitter activity transmitter families treatment tricyclics tryptophan Valium vitamin women