Thorazine advertisement, 1957.|
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withdrawn, apathetic patients also can benefit from
Nondisturbed Psychotic Patients
Improved with 'Thorazine' Therapy
Although 'Thorazine' is considered specific for agitated and hyperactive patients, Rockmore et al. reported --
"... the greatest improvement [with 'Thorazine'] occurs among those patients who, before treatment
were passive, uncommunicative, asocial, and unconcerned about their personal appearance."
Smith, Kline & French Laboratories, Philadelphia
1. Rockmore, L.; Shatin, L., and Funk, I.D.: Psychiat. Quart.       30:189 (April) 1956.
*T.M. Reg. U.S. Pat. Off. for chlorpromazine, S.K.F.