Your Quick Guide to Ketamine in Depression and a Study That Questions It’s Known Mechanism of Action
Unipolar major depressive disorder (MDD) affects approximately 350 million people worldwide with almost one-third of patients not responding to existing anti-depressants. Indeed, most antidepressants take weeks or months to achieve a significant effect thus highlighting a clear unmet need for rapid-acting and effective treatments.
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