Disease Information for Ketamine (Ketalar) Administration/Toxicity/abuse/intake

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Excess salivation/hypersalivation
Sialorrhea/Ptyalism
Blackouts/Event amnesia/temporary
Clumsiness/poor coordination
Confusion/Disoriented
Delirium
Delirium/Agitated delirium
Detachment/Out of body feeling
Fine-motor coordination problems
Increased tolerance to pain/Analgesia/Awake
Lightheadedness/giddyness/spacey
Poor coordination legs/feet
Trance like State/Intoxication
Manic behavior
Parasensory dystorsions/experience [hear colors]
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Acute respiratory failure/Respiratory arrest
Amnesia
Death/Unanticipated
Drug induced Movement disorder
Dyskinesia
Tardive dyskinesia syndrome
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Addiction/hallucinagen/street drug (category)
DRUG/Anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor
DRUG/Drug tolerance/effect
DRUG/Intravenous anesthetic use (ex)
DRUG/NMDA receptor CNS antagonist
DRUG/Tachyphylaxis occurs
DRUG/Veterinary medication/variation
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Toxin
TOXIN/Date rape drug/potential (ex)
TOXIN/Lethal possible
TOXIN/Rave party drug/Youth dating scene (ex)
TOXIN/Veterinary anesthetic agent/Drug
TOXIN/Alert patient/lethal course/Aware
Synonyms
Synonym
2 (2 Chlorophenyl) 2 (methylamino)cyclohexanone, Cyclohexanone 2 (2 chlorophenyl) 2 (methylamino) (+ ), Ketamine, Ketamine (product), Ketamine (substance), KETAMINE PREPARATION, Brand name/Ketalar (Ketamine), Synonym/K Drug abuse/K-hole effect, Synonym/Ketaject Psychedelic-heroin (Ketamine), Synonym/Special-K Vitamin-K New ecstacy, Synonym/Super-K Breakfast-cereal Ketalar K
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Injectable medication (parenteral)
DRUG/Intramuscular injection RX
DRUG/Intravenous administraton RX
Definition

An anesthetic drug; parenteral preparation; also street drug with opiate like effects; injected or snorted or smoked (Special K or Vitamin K or Psychedelic heroin are some terms); respiratory arrest occurs

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