What is it?
Spravato is a nasally administered form of esketamine; a form of ketamine made specifically for to reduce potential side effects when used for psychiatric treatment
Who is it for?
Adults with depression that they have had trouble managing it solely with other medications
How Does It Work?
This nasal spray is used alongside an oral antidepressant. Esketamine allows your brain to reform neuron spines, which allow your neurons to communicate. Studies have found that depressed and stressed brains lose some of these spines, and restoring them was associated with improved behaviour and health
This new treatment is very exciting and we have set up a wonderful environment to introduce it to patients. We can talk about if this would be a good option for treatment for you and assist with administration, insurance, and most importantly guidance throughout the sessions