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Ketamine Clinical Trials


Antagonists NMDA in Relay to Ketamine in Neuropathic Pain


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Id: NCT01602185

Organisation Name: University Hospital, Clermont-Ferrand

Overal Status: Completed

Start Date: May 2012

Last Update: October 11, 2017

Lead Sponsor: University Hospital, Clermont-Ferrand

Brief Summary: The aim of this study is to evaluate if memantine or dextromethorphan gave in relay to ketamine maintains or induces a decrease of pain intensity.

In clinical, after ketamine cure, clinicians have often difficulties to treat patients in order to maintain analgesia or suggest another treatment if analgesia induced by ketamine was not effective, which occurs in one quarter of patients. It will be very useful for monitoring of painful patients evaluate if memantine or dextromethorphan could be an effective therapeutic alternative in neuropathic pain treatment.

Conditions:
  • Neuropathic Pain


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