Ketamine is an anesthetic medication. Ketamine is used to put you to sleep for surgery and to prevent pain and discomfort during certain medical tests or procedures. Ketamine may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide. This medication may impair your thinking or reactions. You will probably not be allowed to drive yourself home after your surgery or medical procedure. Avoid driving or operating machinery for at least 24 hours after you have received ketamine. Follow your doctor's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity after you recover from anesthesia.Since this medication is given by a healthcare professional in a medical setting, an overdose is unlikely to occur. Your vital signs will be closely watched while you are under anesthesia to make sure the medication is not causing any harmful effects.
Ketamine addiction treatment is available in our professional rehab facility in an either ran outpatient or inpatient setting, depending on the specific case. Ketamine addiction treatment may involve the following therapies and techniques:
Signs that a person you know may be using ketamine include, but are not limited to:
Ketamine Abuse may lead to:
Psychological addiction is the main concern when dealing with ketamine addiction or dependency. However, physical withdrawal symptoms like nausea, dizziness and diarrhea can happen when an individual immediately stops using ketamine; but deep rooted danger is the mental state of the user. Erratic unpredictable behavior, stress, and anxiety are some of the psychological withdrawal symptoms that may be experienced.
Here are some recent drug facts in the US on Ketamine Abuse:
Individualized detox protocols are carefully monitored and tailored to address detox symptoms. As part of our holistic approach, our detox incorporates traditional detox with biofeedback sessions.
Clients being treated in our residential program reside with us for the specific amount of days established in their individualized addiction treatment program.
Our treatment model is rooted in the belief that it is our utmost responsibility to do whatever we can to prepare our clients for life outside of treatment.
In addition to our traditional therapeutic treatments we offer holistic and alternative therapies such as: yoga, chiropractic care, medical massage, personal training and art therapy.