For more information, see Delirium

Diagnostic Criteria

A. Delirium within one week after cessation of or reduction in heavy use of a barbiturate or similarly acting sedative or hypnotic.

B. Autonomic hyperactivity, e.g., tachycardia, sweating, elevated blood pressure.

C. Not due to any other physical or mental disorder.


See Substance-Induced Delirium

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