Examples of psychosis in a Sentence
The patient suffers from some kind of psychosis.
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In more severe cases (known as postpartum psychosis), a woman may also experience disorientation, paranoia, hallucinations, prolonged sleep disturbances and thoughts of harming herself or her child.
In the 1950s and ’60s, Grof treated his psychiatric patients suffering from neurosis, psychosis, addiction, and alcoholism with LSD.
The tensions set loose by this situation lead not only to brutal exchanges, but to a series of the most nakedly savage, laceratingly honest speeches about America's racial psychosis that I've heard uttered on a stage.
His employer, Sandoz Laboratories, soon made the drug available to doctors and researchers, advertising it as a tool to better understand psychosis and the possibly help patients in psychotherapy.
Parkinson’s Disease is a neurodegenerative brain disorder that progresses slowly with symptoms from tremors to depression to hallucinations and psychosis.
Coricidin contains dextromethorphan and chlorpheniramine, which experts say when taken in high doses – which is typically a result of recreational use – can cause euphoria, agitation, psychoses and dissociative phenomena.
Patients with uncontrolled hypertension are ineligible for trials, as are those with a history of psychosis or borderline personality disorder.
When abused recreationally, the cold medicine can cause euphoria, agitation, psychoses and dissociative phenomena.
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