Approved by the FDA as an anesthetic, has been used off label to treat depression. At Depression MD we give as an intravenous infusion over time.
Esketamine (Spravato) is the first nasal spray medication that was approved by the FDA and covered by insurance for treatment resistant depression in adults.
Ketamine Depression Treatment
It has been discovered that ketamine can be highly effective in treating Depression, PTSD, Fibromyalgia, and stress related conditions. Ketamine works on a neurotransmitter called Glutamate and it helps regenerate synaptic connections between brain cells damaged by stress and depression. Spravato and Ketamine, can often improve mood quickly, in as little as 24 hours.
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