An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

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MYERSON, Abraham

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Effect of Benzedrine sulfate on mood and fatigue in normal and neurotic persons.

Archives of Neurology and Psychiatry, 36, 816-822., 1936.

Myerson, an American neurologist, psychiatrist, clinician, pathologist, and researcher, funded by Benedrine manufacturer Smith, Kline and French, promoted Benzedrine (i.e. amphetamine) as an anti-depressant, leading to its wide adoption as the first anti-depressant pill.



Subjects: PSYCHIATRY › Psychopharmacology › Amphetamine