ketamine

Definitions of ketamine
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n a general anesthetic and tranquilizer (not a barbiturate) that is administered intravenously or intramuscularly; used mainly by veterinarians or for minor surgery with geriatric or pediatric patients; taken in large doses it causes hallucinations similar to those associated with the use of PCP

Synonyms:
Ketalar, ketamine hydrochloride
Types:
K, cat valium, green, honey oil, jet, special K, super C, super acid
street names for ketamine
Type of:
club drug
a controlled substance that is usually taken by young people at dance clubs and raves
general anaesthetic, general anesthetic
an anesthetic that anesthetizes the entire body and causes loss of consciousness

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