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Ketamine for severe adolescent depression: intermediate-term safety and efficacy


Children's Health | Mental Health & Behavioral Research

Phase II-III

What is the purpose of this trial?

The purpose of this study is to assess the efficacy of a single (first) dose of 3 fixed doses of intranasal esketamine {28 milligram (mg), 56 mg, and 84 mg} compared with psychoactive placebo (oral midazolam) in rapidly reducing the symptoms of major depressive disorder (MDD) including suicidal ideation in participants 12 to less than 18 years of age who are assessed to be at imminent risk for suicide.

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    Klingenstein Third Generation Child and Adolescent Depression Fellowship
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For more information about this study, contact:

David Zakur

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