Can Ketamine Treat Personality Disorders?

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The study of ketamine in the realm of mental health is ongoing. Early results are promising for many disorders, from PTSD to chronic pain and addiction. With demonstrated efficacy in even the most resistant cases, many individuals may be wondering about ketamine’s potential in the treatment of a particularly complicated area of mental health: personality […]

Is Ketamine a Psychedelic?

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Psychedelic drugs are being investigated for their therapeutic properties, particularly in the realm of mental health disorders. A version of psilocybin, for example, has been approved for human testing that is currently underway. However, as of this post, no psychedelic drugs have yet been approved by the FDA for the treatment of any disorders.This means […]

Can Ketamine Help Treat Addiction?

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In addition to growing support for its use in pain, depression, and anxiety, ketamine is now being studied as a potential aid in treating addiction. The drug, which has been FDA approved for treating refractory depression and acute suicidal ideation, has shown promising results in early clinical trials for substance abuse disorders.  Traditional Treatment for […]

Ketamine for Anxiety

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The use of ketamine for a variety of mood disorders is becoming more widespread, thanks to its demonstrated efficacy in cases where more traditional methods have failed. In particular, there is a growing evidence base to support the use of ketamine in treatment-resistant anxiety disorders, including Social Anxiety Disorder (SAD), Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD), Obsessive […]

Ketamine for Chronic Pain

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In general, chronic pain is defined as pain lasting three months or longer. This may not sound like a long time, but twelve weeks or more of even moderate pain can have a significant impact on mental health. Low-dose ketamine is an up-and-coming treatment that may help alleviate symptoms of chronic pain that has been […]

Ketamine As A Treatment for Chronic Pain

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Pain and depression often go hand-in-hand. It may not be surprising, then, to learn that a certain drug could be useful in treating both conditions. Ketamine, for example, has been well-established as a treatment for Major Depressive Disorder. More recently, this drug has been researched as a means of treating certain chronic pain conditions. How […]

Ketamine: A Treatment for PTSD?

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What is Ketamine Treatment? Ketamine is known to many as a powerful drug used only in hospitals and medical centers as an anesthetic. It has been used as anesthesia since its approval in the 1970s when it was first administered to soldiers with severe injuries in the Vietnam War. Since the 1990s, ketamine has been […]

Ketamine Treatment — A Substitute for Antidepressant

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Ketamine Treatment — A Substitute for Antidepressant Managing depression may seem tough, but you are not alone. At Crane Center in Destin, Florida, our team of compassionate and caring health professionals can help patients with their depression. We will support you in any way possible with an individualized treatment plan. Call us today to learn […]

Is Ketamine a Great Treatment for Depression and Anxiety?

Best Ketamine Infusion Therapy for Depression and Anxiety

Is Ketamine a Great Treatment for Depression and Anxiety? When ketamine was first produced in 1962 as an anesthetic for humans and animals, doctors had no intention of prescribing it for depression. The surprising and powerful effect ketamine has proven to have on the neurons of the brain has led physicians to explore its medical […]