Using "Party Drugs" to Treat Depression

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

From MDMA to ketamine to psychedelics, the drugs we were told in high school that would ruin our lives are now being used to potentially save lives. Dr. Roger McIntyre, professor of psychiatry and pharmacology at the University of Toronto, discusses the growing promise of ketamine therapy to treat severe depression and the shift to cutting edge treatments using other substances such as MDMA and psylocibin from so-called magic mushrooms.
Episode:
Is it Time for Canada to Decriminalize Drugs?
Aired:
Oct 21, 2021
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