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American Society of Anesthesiologists

New Compound to Treat Depression

Caption: Researchers have identified a compound, hydroxynorketamine, that may treat symptoms of depression just as effectively and rapidly as ketamine, without the unwanted side effects associated with the psychoactive drug.

Credit: Illustration: A. Johnson, Vivo Visuals.

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