The Psychiatric Quarterly

, Volume 28, Issue 1–4, pp 635–640 | Cite as

A note on some therapeutic implications of the mescaline-induced state

  • Herman C. B. Denber
  • Sidney Merlis


The clinical and laboratory data following the inections of mescaline sulfate and chlorpromazine hydrochloride are briefly reported. The relative importance of each drug, the physiological mechanisms involved, and the psychodynamic factors implicated in the clinical remissions are now being intensively investigated under rigidly controlled conditions.


Pupillary Diameter Lysergic Acid Thought Content Lysergic Acid Diethylamide Drinking Bout 
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© The Psychiatric Quarterly 1954

Authors and Affiliations

  • Herman C. B. Denber
    • 1
    • 2
  • Sidney Merlis
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Manhattan State Hospital (H. C. B. D.)Ward's Island
  2. 2.Central Islip State Hospital (S. M.)Central Islip

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