- What is Ketamine Therapy and How Does It Work for Mental Health?
Ketamine Therapy is a treatment approach using ketamine, a powerful anesthetic agent, primarily to treat severe depression, especially cases resistant to other treatments. It works by addressing brain imbalances, reactivating neural connections, and promoting better mental health.
- What are the Key Benefits of Ketamine Therapy?
The primary benefits of Ketamine Therapy include rapid relief from severe depression symptoms, including suicidal thoughts and hopelessness. It also supports brain health by reactivating and growing neural connections and can reduce physical inflammation in the body.
- How Quickly Does Ketamine Therapy Provide Relief?
One of the notable advantages of Ketamine Therapy is its rapid onset of action. Relief from symptoms can begin just hours after treatment, and the effects can last for a significant period.
- Can Ketamine Therapy Help with Physical Health?
Yes, in addition to its mental health benefits, Ketamine Therapy may reduce bodily inflammation. As it alleviates mental health symptoms, it can also promote healthier habits, such as improved diet and lifestyle choices.
- What are the Potential Side Effects of Ketamine Therapy?
While Ketamine Therapy is promising, it's important for patients to be aware of potential side effects. These can vary based on individual factors and should be discussed with a healthcare professional to understand the risks and benefits specific to each patient.
- How Often Should Ketamine Therapy be Administered?
The frequency of Ketamine Therapy treatments depends on the individual's specific condition and treatment goals. Healthcare professionals at Infuse Wellness Center can provide personalized recommendations based on each patient's health needs and response to the therapy.