Hashish-Induced Olfactory Hallucination: A Novel FindingJamshid Ahmadi*
Professor of Addiction Psychiatry, Founding Director; Substance Abuse Research Center; Dual Diagnosis Ward; Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
- *Corresponding Author:
- Jamshid Ahmadi
Professor and Founder Director
Substance Abuse Research Center
Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: July 28, 2015; Accepted Date: September 26, 2015; Published Date: September 30, 2015
Citation: Ahmadi J (2015) Hashish-Induced Olfactory Hallucination: A Novel Finding. J Psychiatry 18:330. doi:10.4172/2378-5756.1000330
Copyright: © 2015 Ahmadi J. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Background: Hashish abuse and hashish induced disorders are common in the world.
Objective: To present an interesting patient with hashish-induced olfactory hallucination.
Results: Our patient developed olfactory hallucination after hashish abuse.
Discussion: Hashish commonly induces auditory or visual hallucinations. Our case developed olfactory hallucination which may be finding rarely. Therefore this case-study represents a novel and significant information.
Conclusion: Hashish caused olfactory hallucination, so this case-study adds an innovative and important finding to the literature.