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metrazol shock treatment


Definitions from WordNet

Noun metrazol shock treatment has 1 sense
  1. metrazol shock, metrazol shock therapy, metrazol shock treatment - the administration of sufficient Metrazol to induce convulsions and coma
    --1 is a kind of shock therapy, shock treatment

Definitions from the Web

Metrazol shock treatment

Definition: Metrazol shock treatment, also known as metrazol convulsive therapy, is a psychiatric treatment formerly used to induce seizures in patients with mental health disorders, particularly schizophrenia, in order to alleviate symptoms. It involved administering the synthetic compound metrazol intravenously, which led to convulsions and subsequent unconsciousness.

Example sentences:

  1. During the 1930s and 1940s, metrazol shock treatment was a commonly utilized method for treating severe mental illnesses.
  2. The patient underwent several sessions of metrazol shock treatment as part of their intensive psychiatric treatment plan.
  3. Due to the potentially severe side effects, metrazol shock treatment has largely been replaced by safer and more effective treatment options.

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