There’s a bright future ahead for treating Major Depression in 2020 and beyond thanks to ketamine. IV Ketamine and intranasal esketamine (Spravato) are helping patients find relief. And, with IV Ketamine, some patients experience relief within hours!
The symptoms of depression can be crippling for those who suffer from this illness. Depression can interfere with your daily activities, causing persistent feelings of sadness, loss of interest, and hope.
How does ketamine act in the treatment of depression? Researchers are still exploring this relatively new treatment. Below you will find an outline of our current understanding of how ketamine relieves depression.