TRAUMA & STRESSOR-RELATED DISORDERS
MDMA (methylenedioxymethamphetamine, also called ecstasy) significantly enhanced the treatment effects associated with manualized therapy for severe PTSD.
Mitchell JM et al. Nat Med. [PMID: 33972795]
SOMATIC SYMPTOM DISORDERS (ABNORMAL ILLNESS BEHAVIORS)
Physical-based therapies such as speech/occupational/physical have strong evidence for improving symptoms in those suffering from functional neurologic disorder.
Gilmour GS et al. J Neurol. [PMID: 32193596]
Bremelanotide is FDA-approved for the treatment of hypoactive sexual desire disorder in premenopausal women; however, the mechanism of action is unclear and subjective improvement is low.
Wheeler LJ et al. Obstet Gynecol. [PMID: 32541291]