Her jaw had dropped, as it almost always does in advanced cases of morphinism, and her lower limbs were useless.
Wetterstrand alone cured 37 of 51 cases of morphinism by hypnosis.
The evils of morphinism are even greater than those of alcoholism, and their transmission no less sure.
morphinism mor·phin·ism (môr'fē-nĭz'əm, môr'fə-)
Addiction to morphine.
A diseased condition caused by habitual or addictive use of morphine.