Year: 1965 Source: Archiv fur Toxikologic = Archives of Toxicology, v.21, no.3, (1965), p.179-188 SIEC No: 19860447

In German: the frequency of suicidal intoxication by means of certain hypnotic drugs within a given period is clearly dependent on the accessibility of the drug in question. Hypnotic drugs available without prescription are used in suicidal attempts, chiefly by juvenile patients, in Berlin. A detailed report is presented on 15 cases.