Tag Archives: postpartum

The Fourth Trimester — Postpartum: What Bianca Cheah Wished She knew

No one ever told me about the fourth-trimester. My first month’s postpartum was a time positively fraught with emotional and physical challenges. I found myself wholly unprepared, something I had hoped I would have to avoid experiencing. My extreme sleep deprivation, the aftermath of an intensely physical experience, plus the rollercoaster ride of my hormone-driven emotions… Read More »

Brexanolone (Zulresso) for Postpartum Depression Cleared by the DEA, Now Available

Brexanolone, to be marketed by Sage Therapeutics as Zulresso, was initially approved in March 2019, as a treatment for postpartum depression.  At that time, we were told that Zulresso would be available in June 2019. Here are a few updates. The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has recommended that brexanolone be placed in schedule IV of… Read More »