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Club Drug Ketamine Holds Promise for Treating Depression: Researchers

This article originally appeared on Medical Daily. At last month’s American Academy of Pain Management 2016 annual meeting, several researchers discussed the use of ketamine, known as both a party drug and an anesthetic, to treat chronic pain, stubborn migraine conditions and even depression.  According to Medscape Medical News, research was presented that showed a 25-milligram ketamine nasal spray reduced migraine severity, and that a small dose was safe for sudden flares of severe pain, often called “breakthrough  pain.
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