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Ketamine

Known as: Cyclohexanone, 2-(2-chlorophenyl)-2-(methylamino)-, (+-)-, Ketaminum, Ketamine [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A cyclohexanone derivative with analgesic and anesthetic properties. Although its mechanism of action is not well understood, ketamine appears exerts… Expand
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2018
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2018
Clinical studies have demonstrated that a single sub-anesthetic dose of the dissociative anesthetic ketamine induces rapid and… Expand
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2018
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2018
OBJECTIVE Suicide is a public health crisis with limited treatment options. The authors conducted a systematic review and… Expand
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2018
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2018
Ketamine is a non-competitive antagonist at the N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor. It has recently been found to have antidepressant… Expand
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2018
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2018
This is the first systematic review of the safety of ketamine in the treatment of depression after single and repeated doses. We… Expand
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2017
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2017
Abstract Anhedonia is considered a core feature of major depressive disorder, and the dopamine system plays a pivotal role in the… Expand
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2017
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2017
Depression is a leading cause of disability worldwide and a major contributor to the burden of suicide. A major limitation of… Expand
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2017
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2017
Approximately 10 million U.S. adults are prescribed long-term opioid therapy (LTOT) for chronic pain despite inadequate evidence… Expand
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2017
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2017
HighlightsThe effect of IV ketamine on suicidal ideation was large and significant.No significant differences between bolus and… Expand
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2016
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2016
Schizophrenia is a severe mental illness that affects almost 1% of the population worldwide. Even though the etiology of… Expand
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2015
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2015
Viable new treatments for depression and anxiety have been slow to emerge, likely owing to the complex and incompletely… Expand
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