The promise of ketamine as a rapid acting treatment for anxiety disorders - Carolyn Rodriguez

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Wednesday, January 23, 2019
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Carolyn Rodriguez

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Stanford University


Low doses of ketamine seem able to dramatically improve obsessive-compulsive disorder, which has so far proved hard to treat. Carolyn Rodriguez’s lab at Stanford is seeking to understand how it works, with the hope of developing next-generation treatments that do not have ketamine’s side effects.