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This is a phase 2 study of the drug ketamine for the treatment of depression in cancer patients receiving palliative care. The purpose of this study is to see how useful the drug is at decreasing the severity of depression these patients. Ketamine will be given through the nose.


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NCT number NCT03410446
Study type Interventional
Source University Health Network, Toronto
Contact Madeline Li, M.D.
Phone 416-946-4501
Email madeline.li@uhn.ca
Status Recruiting
Phase Phase 2
Start date July 16, 2018
Completion date February 1, 2024

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