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FDA Panel Recommends New Depression Treatment/THE NEW YORK TIMES FEB12/2019

ketamine nasal spray is in the process of being approved by the FDA a step forward in the direction of IV ketamine therapy, which many anesthesiologist, psychiatrist, and key witnesses have been trying to push forward . Developed by Johnson and Johnson Esketamine, was  presented to the FDA by consumer witnesses and  17 top psychiatrists, and it  was unanimously […]

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Ketamine in the American Journal of Medicine Dec 2018

Ketamine is a dissociative anesthetic medication working on NMDA receptors in the brain and  mu opioid receptors in the spinal cord. Studies show that ketamine is an effective treatment for chronic and acute pain , working even more effectively than opioids.  It has been successfully used for pain relief and reduces the amount of opioid usage. There […]

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Overplumped Lips , 5 Ways to Avoid

Lip fillers-pout-plumping injections-are super popular  right now.  Anyone can walk in and in under an hour have new luscious lips they love.  We regularly welcome walk ins.  If you have done the groundwork to find an awesome injecting doctor, you are ready for your appointment. Go in knowing what you want, but also be flexible with your […]

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Fentanyl Patch Overdose Prevention

Fentanyl is a semisynthetic narcotic prescribed for chronic pain.  They are highly potent, slow onset, and have lingering effects after the patch is removed.  In our media we have seen it as a drug being mixed up in heroin to heighten the effects.  There is even an illegal Chinese made fentanyl called carboxfentanyl which is several […]

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Pain

Gabapentin and pregabalin (Lyrica) continue to surge as an alternative to opiods for pain.  They are best prescribed for post herpetic neuralgia and diabetic neuropathy.  Efficacy may be similar to Seretonin Reuptake Inhibitors.  Tricyclic antidepressants may be more effective but have far more side effects. However, there is no good evidence for its use for […]

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