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IC Awareness Daily Fact #5 – Ketamine Cystitis Continues To Grow Around The World

In the past five years, ketamine cystitis has emerged as a new, critical public health crisis. Researchers around the world have documented growing numbers of young adults who present with severe urinary tract symptoms and bleeding, resulting from their use of ketamine. A recreational drug known for its dissociative anesthesia effects, ketamine has replaced heroin [...]

By |2017-01-31T12:31:35+00:00September 5th, 2014|Awareness, ketamine|Comments Off on IC Awareness Daily Fact #5 – Ketamine Cystitis Continues To Grow Around The World

Ketamine Cystitis – A Growing Public Health Crisis

Ketamine Cystitis Linked to Bladder, Kidney, Liver, Sexual, Cognitive Dysfunction and Schizophrenia By Jill H. Osborne, ICN Founder Last week, a young man in New York called to discuss his newly diagnosed interstitial cystitis. After a few minutes on the phone, I asked him "Have you ever used ketamine?" Stunned, he said "How did you [...]

By |2017-01-31T13:01:48+00:00May 1st, 2014|Awareness, Interstitial Cystitis Network Blog, ketamine, Men's Health, Pain Care|Comments Off on Ketamine Cystitis – A Growing Public Health Crisis