A 36-year-old member asked:
how does ketamine work?
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Dr. Alla Tamarkin answered
12 years experience Anesthesiology
Dissociative agent: Ketamine works on numerous receptors in your body inducing a trancelike state characterized by analgesia, amnesia, and sedation. Depending on the dose and if other drugs are taken in combination, ketamine itself should preserve spontenous respirations and protective airway reflexes.
Answered on Jan 19, 2019
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