"Let's be honest: If you or
I were as dependent on psychotropic drugs as this America is, we would be in
The FDA has finally proposed
warning labels on
promote suicidal tendencies and we should be thankful.
this just a small patch on a nasty wound?
early 1960s, tranquilizers were introduced into America and marketed so heavily
that, by 1968, Valium became the
most prescribed drug in America.
party hasn't stopped since.
doctors know at the time that the drug was being abused and over prescribed,
that it was addictive? Of course.
continue to prescribe it? Of course.
Did the manufacturer continue to
provide it? Need you ask?
Our society once had
an old common sense virtue that
psychotropic drugs should be used as a last resort.
These drugs, while
useful in extreme
circumstances, can have nasty effects like addiction, rages,
altered judgement, divorce and
Yet we have become so muddle
headed by constant market to take these drugs for every emotional malady that
we now live in a ridiculous world where we have signs that say "This is a
Drug-Free Zone" on the front of a school that is handing out psychotropic drugs
to the children for depression,
drugs have become a first resort.
That is the real nightmare the
FDA should confront.
Doctors no longer look for
causes of depression, such as thyroid problems,
lack of exercise,
a bad diet,
conscience, medical problems,
allergies - the
likely culprits could be many.
By using psychotropic drugs to treat the
symptoms, they not only expose patients to the effects of the psychotropic
drugs but they let the real causes go untreated.
And by encouraging
drug use to get over ordinary life experiences, such as a death in the
family or teenage shyness, physicians
numb the pain that so
often contributes to maturity and emotional growth.
The FDA needs to
step up to the plate:
drugs as a last resort."
- Dan Stadford, president and founder of
Safe Harbor, a nonprofit organization for non-drug mental health
Respected medical journals are
publishing crystal clear evidence
that the neuroleptics, which are the drugs most typically used during a
forced psychiatric drugging, can alter
the actual structure of the brain.
Some of these drugs induced changes
- shrinking the size of
frontal lobes and thus altering the shape of the brain, are so severe that
they are easily seen using MRI and CT brain scans.
Researchers, not just critics of
psychiatry, have linked
brain changes and neuroleptics.
Neuroleptics are "major
tranquilizers" or "anti-psychotics" include trade names such as
Thorazine® (also called
Largactil®), Haldol®, Mellaril®, Navane®, Prolixin®,
neuroleptics - called
atypicals - include Clozapine®, Risperdal® and
term use of neuroleptics is linked to visible shrinkage of the frontal lobes -
the part of the brain used for higher level thought, the same part targeted by
the frontal lobotomy and
(One Flew Over the Cukoo's Nest)
1876 Methylene blue, a derivative of phenothiazine, is
synthesized by Heinrich Caro at BASF.
Heinrich August Bernthsen synthesized phenothiazine
1880s Paul Ehrlich began to use methylene blue in his cell staining
experiments that led to pioneering discoveries about different cell
1890s Methylene blue is being used to
DuPont introduced the chemical
phenothiazine as an insecticide.
The term "phenothiazines" describes the
largest of the five main classes of
These drugs are claimed to have
antipsychotic and, often,
antiemetic properties, although they may also cause severe side effects such as
akathisia (inability to remain motionless),
(involuntary, repetitive movements) as well as other extrapyramidal symptoms
such as an inability to move, and the rare but potentially fatal
neuroleptic malignant syndrome as well as substantial weight
(The cause of tardive dyskinesia appears
to be related to damage to the part of the
system that uses and processes the
Phenothiazine antipsychotics are classified into three groups that
differ with respect to the substituent on nitrogen: the aliphatic compounds
(bearing acyclic groups), the "piperidines" (bearing piperidine-derived
groups), and the piperazine (bearing piperazine-derived
Chlorpromazine marketed as Thorazine®, Chlor-PZ®,
Klorazine®, Promachlor®, Promapar®, Sonazine®, Chlorprom®,
Promazine marketed as
Triflupromazine marketed as Stelazine®, Clinazine®,
Novaflurazine®, Pentazine®, Terfluzine®, Triflurin®,
Levomepromazine/Methotrimeprazine marketed as Nozinan®,
marketed as Serentil®
Thioridazine marketed as Mellaril®,
Fluphenazine marketed as Prolixin®, Permitil®,
Perphenazine marketed as Trilafon®,
Etrafon®, Triavil®, Phenazine®
Flupentixol marketed as
Prochlorperazine marketed as Compazine®,
Trifluoperazine marketed as Stelazine®
of these phenothiazines act as strong central
1944 3,500,000 pounds of phenothiazine
is sold in the US.
Phenothiazine use declined after 1944 as it degraded
in sunlight and air, so it was difficult to determine how much to use in the
Phenothiazine was largely replaced by DDT which was more
1953 Heinz Edgar Lehmann* introduces the use of
to calm down agitated
psychiatric patients even though the use of chlorpromazine was
not legal to use on
psychiatric patients at the time.
Heinz Edgar Lehmann performed
human experiments from the late 1930s to the early 1970s.
1955 and 1973 alone he conducted 330 - the equivalent of a new experiment every
three weeks. Heinz Edgar Lehmann describing
chlorpromazine as a "pharmacological substitute for
When patients developed "slate-blue
pigmentation of the face and forearms" Heinz Edgar Lehmann and colleagues
experimented on 38 patients, administering doses of chlorpromazine ranging from
200 to a staggering 3,200 milligrams to see at what dose "slate-blue
Three of Lehmann's subjects died of "fecal
impaction" after being given large amounts of chlorpromazine.
other patients developed severe obstruction of the intestines.
Other patients began to develop jaundice and symptoms of
disease during the course of his experiments.
"Patients receiving the drug become lethargic. Manic
patients often will not object to rest and patients who present management
problems become tractable. Assaultive and interfering behavior ceases almost
entirely. The patients under treatment display
a lack of
spontaneous interest in the environment.
They tend to remain silent and
immobile when left alone and to reply to questions in a slow monotone. Some
patients dislike the treatment and complain of their drowsiness and weakness.
Some state they feel 'washed out' as after an exhausting illness, a complaint
which is indeed in keeping with their appearance." - Gorman Hanrahan &
Heinz Edgar Lehmann
"In many ways, these drugs can accomplish in a few
doses what took years for the Nazis to do to put people in a state of helpless
obedience." - Peter Breggin
Lehmann became an international
psychiatric icon after his 1953 chlorpromazine 'breakthrough'.
Claims that chlorpromazine 'improved' patients gave 'psychiatry legitimacy'
and opened the door to a
multibillion-dollar partnership between psychiatry and the pharmaceutical
Heinz Edgar Lehmann became one of the longest-serving
members on the US government's Advisory Committee on
Lehmann was never licensed to practice medicine in Canada or
was a drug
promoter and torturer -
just as psychiatrist
Ewen Cameron was. We now
know that Lehmann forcibly drugged hundreds
of psychiatric patients with
drugs such as chlorpromazine which
he knew or ought to have known
would cause serious harm including brain damage." - Don Weitz, founder of
People Against Coercive Treatment (PACT)
1977National Institute of Drug Abuse estimates 4.8
million prescriptions for Thorazine® written out in 1977 - over
271 million pills worth.
2005 Over 2.2
million children were being given psychotropic drugs for having
a lack of
concentration or for emotional outbursts were labeled as temperamental
extremes or a lack of social skills are now labeled as
disorders, deficits and dysfunctions.
drugs are now known to do the opposite of what
claim - the drugs harm
the brain, the harm is
visible in brain scans and looks remarkably similar to
individuals that have
experienced neglect or isolation for prolonged
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