Stellate Ganglion Block to treat PTSD?

Posted by cmbrow @cmbrow, Jun 1, 2021

Is anyone familiar with research related to using Stellate Ganglion Block to treat PTSD?

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Hello @cmbrow, Welcome to Connect. You will notice that we changed the title of your discussion a little to help members who may be familiar with the research find it and share any information or experience they may have. I was not aware of the research but did find some information that may be helpful.

Effect of Stellate Ganglion Block Treatment on Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms – A Randomized Clinical Trial:

Behavioral health clinicians endorse stellate ganglion block as a valuable intervention in the treatment of trauma-related disorders:

You may find the following discussion helpful also – Stellate Ganglion Nerve Block:

Are you considering Stellate Ganglion Block treatment?


Thank you for the research articles. As a behavioral health specialist, I was gathering information on SGB before recommending it for PTSD treatment.


@cmbrow I will say that was rather sneaky. At least you fessed up as to why you are looking for information. At best I am bamboozled. Must be the PTSD.


I did my first block today. I haven't felt this great in years, my ptsd got so bad I also got FND so I have pseudo seizures. My pseudo seizures already arent nearly as intense or as long as they were.

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