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Chlormethiazole: current status in the treatment of the acute ethanol withdrawal syndrome.
Comparative clinical studies of Chlormethiazole with a vast array of pharmacologically unrelated drugs like benzodiazepines, tiapride, bromocriptine, carbamazepine and phenothiazines over the yearsExpand
Glimpses of the history of insulin.
  • S. K. Majumdar
  • History, Medicine
  • Bulletin of the Indian Institute of History of…
  • 2001
The discovery of the insulin which took place at Toronto, Canada in 1921-22 is one of the most important medical discoveries of the modern age. For this miracle, Prof. John James Macleod and FredericExpand
Tiapride in the prevention of relapse in recently detoxified alcoholics.
BACKGROUND The aim was to investigate the effect of tiapride (100 mg three times a day for at least one month) on outcome following detoxification. METHOD The setting was a tertiary referralExpand
Tiapride in the long-term management of alcoholics of anxious or depressive temperament.
Thirty-two chemically dependent alcoholics with significant levels of anxiety or depression were admitted to a double-blind randomised study in which the effect of the substituted benzamide tiaprideExpand
Vitamin C utilization status in chronic alcoholic patients after short-term intravenous therapy.
Blood (leukocytic) ascorbic acid (vitamin C) levels were estimated in 25 chronic alcoholics (M = 21; F = 4; Age: mean +/- S.D. = 46.28 +/- 8.78; range 28-61 years) on admission before starting anyExpand
Vitamin A utilization status in chronic alcoholic patients.
The utilization status of vitamin A (retinol) (treated with oral retinol - 2500 I.U. daily (=250 micrograms) x 5 days - "OROVITE -7", Bencard, England) in 25 patients (M = 23, F = 2; mean age +/-Expand
Brief report: Aggressive challenging behaviour in adults with intellectual disability following community resettlement.
BACKGROUND Aggressive challenging behaviour is common in adults with intellectual disability (ID) in long-term care facilities. The government's commitment to the closure of all facilities in EnglandExpand
The relationship between brain and liver damage in chronic alcoholic patients.
CT scan measures of topographical brain changes, liver status as determined by biopsy, and clinical factors were studied in a group of detoxified chronic alcoholic patients. It was found that greaterExpand