Studio SoCal

Ketamine: The Biggest Breakthrough For Depression Sufferers

Season 2 Episode 33 | 24m 24s | Video has closed captioning.

It's a common anesthetic and also known as a street drug, but ketamine is now being used off label to treat depression. It has been found to have a profound impact right away for some people who suffer from clinical depression. It doesn't work for everyone however, and some critics say the long term effects of continuous use need to be carefully studied.

Aired: 06/02/16

Rating: NR

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