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ketamine

Seeking the Optimal Dose for Ketamine’s Short-Term Rapid Antidepressant Effects
Although many studies in recent years have provided evidence that ketamine, an anesthetic drug, can provide rapid relief to people... Read More
Researchers Discover That Fast-Acting Antidepressant Ketamine Engages the Body’s Opioid System
Alan F. Schatzberg, M.D. Stanford University School of Medicine Scientific Council Member (Joined 2005) 2005 Falcone Prizewinner for Outstanding Achievement... Read More
A Test of Ketamine in Adolescents With Resistant Depression
A small study of intravenous ketamine treatment for adolescents with treatment-resistant depression indicates that the drug may be an effective... Read More
Esketamine Reduced Suicidal Thoughts Within Hours of Treatment in Patients with Severe Depression
The experimental drug esketamine rapidly reduced thoughts of suicide and symptoms of depression in a small clinical trial reported April... Read More
Ketamine Rapidly Reduced Suicidal Thoughts in People with Depression
A single dose of ketamine, the anesthetic drug that has been found to have fast-acting antidepressant effects, can significantly reduce... Read More