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The History of Ketamine: From Party Drug to Wise Healer

The History of Ketamine

From birth in a lab to the Vietnam war, continuing on to parties and now clinics to treat depression: this is the complicated history of ketamine. We can consider the current period in time “the second wave of psychedelics”. After booming in the 60s and 70s, psychedelics became controlled substances in the US and thus…

The Effects of Ketamine on Human Sexual Behavior

Sex and ketamine explained

Chemsex is when people consensually use stimulant drugs such as methamphetamine or mephedrone and Gamma Hydroxy Butyrate (GHB) during sex. While less common, some people choose to use Ketamine or Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) to enhance their sexual experience. This article will explain the effects of ketamine on sex, its advantages, and disadvantages, as well as its potential dangers. Introducing…

Ketamine in the Eyes of International Law

Ketamine legal status

The legality of ketamine is a grey area, with many countries setting limits on the extent of what is allowed or prohibited. Where ketamine is legal for medicinal use, it must be administered in appropriate settings and by a registered practitioner. This article breaks down the parameters under which ketamine is legal or illegal in the U.S….

Nasal Spray Vs. Infusion Ketamine: Which is Better?

Nasal Spray Vs. Infusion Ketamine: Which is Better?

Ketamine belongs to a group of drugs known as dissociative anesthetics. Other drugs in this class include phencyclidine (PCP), dextromethorphan (DXM), and nitrous oxide. These drugs have medicinal use; they also have a potential for abuse. Due to this, Ketamine is classified as a schedule 3 drug. IV ketamine has been in use for decades as…