mood disorder

Is ketamine the best hope for curing major depression?

Is ketamine the best hope for curing major depression?

On the seventh floor of a building overlooking the Federal Reserve Bank in lower Manhattan, two medical clinics share an office. One is run by a podiatrist who’s outfitted the waiting room with educational materials on foot problems such as hammer toes and bunions. The other clinic doesn’t have pamphlets on display and offers a...

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Ketamine: The Future of Depression Treatment?

Ketamine: The Future of Depression Treatment?

Every year, 13 million to 14 million Americans have major depression. Of those who seek treatment, 30% to 40% will not get better or fully recover with standard antidepressants. more…

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Antidepressant effects of ketamine: mechanisms underlying fast-acting novel antidepressants

Antidepressant effects of ketamine: mechanisms underlying fast-acting novel antidepressants

Newer antidepressants are needed for the many individuals with major depressive disorder (MDD) that do not respond adequately to treatment and because of a delay of weeks before the emergence of therapeutic effects. Recent evidence from clinical trials shows that the NMDA antagonist ketamine is a revolutionary novel antidepressant because it acts rapidly and is...

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