Last updated on July 2016

Understanding how Ketamine brings about rapid improvement in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) symptoms


Brief description of study

Understanding how Ketamine brings about rapid improvement in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) symptoms

Detailed Study Description

The Rodriguez Lab is seeking healthy volunteers to participate in clinical research studies involving the understanding of the brain. We are exploring the function of healthy brain and your participation will help us discover therapies for OCD and Hoarding Disorder.

You participation is vital in medical research.

The goal of this Clinical Study is to understand how ketamine (a drug that blocks a receptor in the brain called NMDA) changes the brain in patients with OCD to relieve repetitive thoughts and behaviors. You are NOT going to receive the drug. The information will be used as part of research to better understand the brain basis of OCD.

This clinical study is funded by the by the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH).

Clinical Study Identifier: TX144369

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Jordan Wilson

Rodriguez Translational Therapeutics Lab
Palo Alto, CA USA
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