50+ Years - It has been used safely as an anesthetic for over 50 years. In the past decade new exciting uses have been emerging. We use safe low-dose IV infusions of this versatile drug.
Fast Acting Antidepressant
Fast Acting Antidepressant - Ketamine is in a new class of anti-depressant all its own. It produces profound antidepressant effects in one to four hours.
SSRI's vs. Ketamine
SSRIs vs. Ketamine - Ketamine works on the glutamate system, unlike traditional antidepressants including SSRIs, TCAs, and MAOIs. It has been shown to work in cases where other medicines have failed.
Soliders for Ketamine
Veterans for Ketamine - Ketamine is among the safest anesthetics in the field. Veterans who received ketamine returned home with lower rates of PTSD compared to their fellow soldiers.