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Drugs worth USD 161 million seized in Malaysia's biggest haul

Malaysia is a key transit point for illegal narcotics, with authorities seizing record amounts of crystal methamphetamine in the past year.

23 Aug 2019 1:26 PM

Controversial drug for depression approved

FDA allows treatment of depression with club drug's cousin.

06 Mar 2019 12:17 PM

Here’s how ketamine keeps depression at bay

When G proteins move out of lipid rafts, it allows for better communication among brain cells, which helps alleviate symptoms of depression.

26 Jun 2018 8:15 AM

How ketamine keeps depression at bay

Researchers from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine explain how it can keep depression at bay

25 Jun 2018 3:03 PM

308 kg ketamine seized from 3 states, 10 including foreign nationals arrested

Ketamine is an anaesthetic agent that it often misused as a recreational party drug to have a 'hallucinogenic high'.

14 Jun 2018 6:27 PM


Research reveals party drug ketamine can ease depression in 30 minutes

While most anti-depressants take months to relieve depression, ketamine controls transmission of electrical signals through nerve cells.

18 Feb 2018 4:36 PM

Suicidal thoughts may be reduced through Ketamine use, says study

Researchers found that administration of low-dose ketamine reduced anti-suicidal thoughts within hours.

16 Dec 2017 10:56 AM

Ketamine can significantly reduce suicidal thoughts

Here is what a new study has found.

15 Dec 2017 1:28 PM

Ketamine may treat migraine unresponsive to other medications

Drug is used to induce general anaesthesia but also provides powerful pain control for patients with painful conditions in lower doses.

23 Oct 2017 8:26 AM

Ketamine filled in toothpaste tubes; 1 held

Ketamine is a medicine used as an anaesthetic and also for pain relief and as an anti-depressant.

29 Sep 2017 4:28 AM


Depression can be cured with ketamine and botox

Patients who took ketamine less frequently reported pain and opioid-associated side effects.

04 May 2017 6:32 PM