ketamine

Drugs

Party Drug/Cat Tranquilizer Ketamine Is a Great Antidepressant

Scientists have finally figured out how ketamine works as an antidepressant when other drugs don't.
Madison Margolin
12.14.16
Drugs

New Trials Are Using Ketamine to Treat Alcohol Addiction

Researchers in the UK and US are running studies to see if ketamine could help prevent alcoholics from relapsing.
Stephen Buranyi
7.21.16
Drugs

The Chemistry of Ketamine and Depression Isn't What It Seems

Ketamine seems to be a quick, effective treatment for depression, but researchers are only now figuring out why.
Michael Byrne
5.4.16
Drugs

​How Ketamine Infusions Saved My Life

Many are calling ketamine the biggest advance in depression treatment in years.
Jacki A.
1.1.16
uk

Surprise: Now-Illegal 'Legal Highs' Are Widely Available on the Dark Web

As governments crack down on "new psychoactive substances," their presence on the dark web is inevitable.
Joseph Cox
10.2.15
Canada

Special-K Might Be The Perfect Drug For ER Patients

Canadian researchers say the same drug getting rave kids high and tranquilizing horses is perfect for ER patients.
Ben Makuch
7.23.14
Drugs

Ketamine Is a 'Rapid Antidepressant'

Governments are starting to seriously look at the medical uses of 'recreational' drugs.
Jason Koebler
4.2.14
Motherboard Blog

The Great K-Hole of China

The women are in black tops and skirts, the men are stripped to the waist and near skeletal thin; several are tattooed. All of them are off their heads on ketamine.
Robert Foyle Hunwick
10.9.13
Motherboard Blog

New Ketamine-Like Drug May Cure Depression Without Sending You into a K-Hole

It's not permanent, but for people on the brink, a ketamine replacement could be the best solution.
Kelly Bourdet
12.6.12