Ketamine Hydrochloride is an FDA approved N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor antagonist with opioid receptor activity. This drug is a Schedule III Controlled Substance.

It’s used as an anesthetic when skeletal muscle relaxation is not required. Ketamine is an effective sedative, especially in patients with respiratory problems such as asthma or when used as a treatment for bronchospasm. It is included on the World Health Organization’s List of Essential Medicines due to its efficacy as a painkiller and anesthetic, especially in emergency situations.

Pharmaceutica North America provides Ketamine as a Bulk Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API). The purity and strength of API’s ensure that you are providing your patients with a stable,
safe medication of the highest standards.