October 2008
Reactions Weekly;10/18/2008, Issue 1224, p11
Case Study
The article describes a case study on the result of a cocaine-disulfiram interaction. A patient started receiving disulfiram treatment for cocaine abuse. After an unspecified duration, the patient developed paranoia after restarting cocaine. The patient's age, sex, drug dosage and treatment outcome are not stated.


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