SPRAVATO™️ is a prescription medicine, taken with an antidepressant by mouth, for treatment-resistant depression (TRD) in adults.
SPRAVATO™️ is not to be used as a medicine to prevent or relieve pain (anesthetic).
SPRAVATO™️ nasal spray was determined to be safe in both short- and long-term clinical trials of adults diagnosed with treatment-resistant depression.
Do not take SPRAVATO™️ if you have a blood vessel disease (aneurysm), an abnormal connection between your blood vessels (arteriovenous malformation), a history of bleeding in the brain or are allergic to esketamine, ketamine or any of the ingredients in SPRAVATO™️. Talk to your doctor to learn more.
How does Spravato Dosing work?
You administer SPRAVATO™ nasal spray yourself under the supervision of a healthcare professional at a certified SPRAVATO™ treatment center
SPRAVATO™ is taken twice a week for the first four weeks
After the first four weeks, SPRAVATO™ is taken once a week for a month
After this, SPRAVATO™ is usually taken either once a week or once every two weeks
What should I tell my doctor before taking Spravato?
What are the side effects?
Is Spravato addictive?
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