Ketamine : NMDA receptor antagonist that is usually used in anesthesia in humans and animals. Often delivered as an infusion or intramuscularly, or as a cream or gel (often in combination with other analgesics), Ketamine is
Ketamine is a drug used in human and veterinary medicine, primarily for the induction and maintenance of general anesthesia, usually in combination with a sedative. Pharmacologically, ketamine is classified as an NMDA receptor antagonist.
Failures and Successes of NMDA Receptor Antagonists: Molecular Basis for the Use of Open-Channel Blockers like Memantine in the Treatment of Acute and Chronic Neurologic Insults