Ketamine And Therapeutic Uses
What Is Ketamine?
Ketamine And Therapeutic Uses, ketamine belongs to a class of drugs known as dissociative anesthetics. It is know as Ketalar, Ketanest, and Ketaset. Ketamine was first discovered in 1962, and was used as a battlefield anesthetic during the Vietnam War. Ketamine is a N-methyl-D-aspartate glutamate (NMDA) receptor antagonist. It is available in a nasal spray, a troche (mouth lozenge), mouth wash, and as a cream apply topically. Ketamine induces a trance-like state while providing pain relief, sedation, and memory loss. Other uses include sedation in intensive care, treatment of pain, and depression.
Ketamine For Pain;Ketamine is use medically as a topical pain cream ingredient for its ability to block N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptors, which has been shown to help in decreasing pain perception, and decreasing sensation of pain.
Neuropathy Migraines Pain cause from injury or degeneration
Inflammation disorders. Ketamine can be combine with NSAIDs (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs), and other ingredients such as; cannabidiol, gabapentin, baclofen, diclofenac, and lidocaine.
Ketamine Nasal Spray For Depression
Researchers began to examine the use of ketamine as a treatment for major depressive disorder (MDD) in the 2000s. Since then, ketamine has show to also help with drug treatment resistant depression, as well as depression combined with anxiety.
Nasal Spray Delivery Method
Because the nasal cavity is cover by a thin mucosa that is well vascularise, delivering medications through the nasal cavity is faster acting than going through the digestive process. It is important to use the medication as direct, and report any side-effects to your doctor and our pharmacists.
Ketamine Mouthwash For Side-Effects Relate To Chemotherapy Treatment
Nearly 40% of patients receiving chemotherapy and radiation to treat their cancer can experience severe mucositis (inflammation of the tissue in the mouth).