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Ketamine Is 'magic drug' for Depression

Scientists claim that a single dose of the drug Ketamine, nicknamed Special K, acts like "magic" lifting people out of depression in hours and lasting more than a week. Studies have found it can treat depression within hours, even when years of alternative treatments have failed, and the effects of just one dose can last up to 10 days. The drug was even shown to restore brain-connections damaged by stress. (Link to Story)
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Many thanks to ketamine, during an emergency appendectomy, it destroyed my bodys' ability to break down glutamates. All this means is that I now have a SEVERE allergic reaction to even the tiniest amounts of MSG. This means I have migraine headaches that last 24 hours and are only treatable with injectable Dilaudid. Unfortunately, MSG is EVERYWHERE. Go to: www.truthinlabeling.org to see where MSG hides and how the food industry fights to keep it in their products. If it helps some people, I think its' great, but you should be forewarned about the possible side effects. Before I figured out my allergy, I was suicidal. I couldn't live another day with the severe pain from these headaches. Now I am very careful about what I eat and I actually eat better, but I have to be vigilant and forgo many dinners out because the restaurant business isn't about to give up their MSG. Good Luck!  

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