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Dr. Haller and Colleagues Reply
J Clin Psychiatry 1997;58:179 [letter]
Copyright 1997 Physicians Postgraduate Press, Inc.
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Letter to the Editor
Sir: Dr. Pearlman states that “paranoid and psychotic patients
addicted to nicotine who refuse nicotine patches are prone
to aggressive acting out behavior,” yet he does not provide data
to support this statement. We do not doubt that some patients
who refuse nicotine gum or patches may become agitated as
part of the nicotine withdrawal syndrome. In the DSM-IV, the
diagnosis of nicotine withdrawal requires at least four of the following
signs: “dysphoric or depressed mood; insomnia; irritability,
frustration, or anger; anxiety; difficulty concentrating;
restlessness or impatience; decreased heart rate; and increased
appetite or weight gain.”