Twitching/jerking while falling asleep?

David Stout dstout at
Tue Jan 31 11:31:15 EST 1995

As an addendum, while writing up a grant proposal with our vet I found out
the monkeys we use also experience myoclonic jerks when undergoing
anethsesia. This happens primarily with diassociative drugs such as
ketamine, where some amount of consciousness is still maintained.


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