Ketamine or Special K, as it is better known on the street, has been used for some time within the party scene. It is a substance with unique effects that have led to an increase in use outside of its proper medical context. These effects can be quite intense and have led many people to wonder what the drug may be doing to the brain.

Firstly, it is important to remember that most ketamine research has been conducted in the clinical setting. The use of the drug in nightclubs, often at

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