ketamine pros and cons

KETAMINE FOR DEPRESSION: THE PROS, THE CONS, AND THE QUESTIONS

KETAMINE FOR DEPRESSION:  THE PROS, THE CONS, AND THE QUESTIONS

Based on the title of Time Magazine’s latest article about ketamine as a treatment for depression, one might not even think twice about giving the long-time anesthetic a chance. The article, The Dangers of Using the Club Drug Ketamine for Depression, was published shortly after the American Psychiatric Association (APA) released their long-awaited findings and recommendations about using ketamine as an antidepressant. Contrary to what the title insinuates, the findings weren’t all bad.