Multiple Prescription Drug Abuse and Salt Craving in a Psychotic Patient: A Case Report From a Teaching Hospital in Jordan

Authors Information
Article Notes and Dates
To Cite : Jaber D, Al Awwa I, Wazaify M. Multiple Prescription Drug Abuse and Salt Craving in a Psychotic Patient: A Case Report From a Teaching Hospital in Jordan, Int J High Risk Behav Addict. 2015 ;4(3):e22449. doi: 10.5812/ijhrba.22449v2.
Abstract
1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Acknowledgements
References
  • 1. Mascolo M, Chu ES, Mehler PS. Abuse and clinical value of diuretics in eating disorders therapeutic applications. Int J Eat Disord. 2011; 44(3): 200-2[DOI][PubMed]
  • 2. Govindarajan G, Bashir Q, Kuppuswamy S, Brooks C. Sweet syndrome associated with furosemide. South Med J. 2005; 98(5): 570-2[DOI][PubMed]
  • 3. Roerig JL, Steffen KJ, Mitchell JE, Zunker C. Laxative abuse: epidemiology, diagnosis and management. Drugs. 2010; 70(12): 1487-503[DOI][PubMed]
  • 4. Ifland JR, Preuss HG, Marcus MT, Rourke KM, Taylor WC, Burau K, et al. Refined food addiction: a classic substance use disorder. Med Hypotheses. 2009; 72(5): 518-26[DOI][PubMed]
  • 5. Morris MJ, Na ES, Johnson AK. Salt craving: the psychobiology of pathogenic sodium intake. Physiol Behav. 2008; 94(5): 709-21[DOI][PubMed]
  • 6. Tekol Y. Salt addiction: a different kind of drug addiction. Med Hypotheses. 2006; 67(5): 1233-4[DOI][PubMed]
  • 7. Baumgartner G, Soyka M. [DSM-5--what has changed in therapy for and research on substance-related and addictive disorders?]. Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr. 2013; 81(11): 648-54[DOI][PubMed]
  • 8. Vanin JR, Saylor KE. Laxative abuse: a hazardous habit for weight control. J Am Coll Health. 1989; 37(5): 227-30[DOI][PubMed]
  • 9. Pryor T, Wiederman MW, McGilley B. Laxative abuse among women with eating disorders: an indication of psychopathology? Int J Eat Disord. 1996; 20(1): 13-8[PubMed]
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:

Author(s):

Article(s):

Create Citiaion Alert via Google Reader

Cited By:

International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction accepts terms & conditions of:

International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) Citedby Linking DOI enabled Crossref iThenticate COPE Cross Check