Topic: Ketamine Infusions are Addictive. Fact of Fiction?
Ketamine has several reputations: surgical anesthetic, life saving battlefield necessity, veterinary medicine, club drug, breakthrough depression treatment, etc. Many medications present the potential for chemical addiction to take hold in individuals. We know that this can absolutely be the case for self-medicating and recreational of Ketamine, in moderate to high doses. But should we worry about addiction when applied to the clinical, therapeutic application of Ketamine via low-dose infusion?
Jonathan DelosSantos, Clinical Administrator at Ketamine Wellness Centers – Phoenix, answers the question of whether Ketamine under our clinical protocol is addictive or not.