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A 70-year-old male asked:

i have a script for 90 ketamine 20mg caps but can't seem to get them locally - any idea where i can get them, legally - in atlanta or on-line?

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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine 17 years experience
Good luck: The problem is that ketamine is a controlled substance. Many pharmacies (on a whim) choose not to fill patient's prescriptions if they are controlled substances. They are under enormous scrutiny from the DEA & have quotas in some states on how many of their total scripts can be controlled. All of this is legal & the DEA won't help. Try other areas or ask your doctor to call the pharmacy directly.

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Ketamine question: any unpleasant side effects?

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Can ketamine produce hallucinogenic effects?

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What are the negative effects of ketamine on the nervous system?

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What are some effects of the drug ketamine?

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Unconsciousness: Ketamine can cause unconsciousness, salivation, decrease pain sensation, dissociative hypnotic states, hallucinations, etc.

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