Explains how lithium and other mood stabilising drugs work, how they might help you, whether to take them if you’re pregnant or breastfeeding, and what alternative treatments are available.
Information and support for anyone affected by postpartum psychosis.
Information and support for people affected by bipolar disorder, hypomania and mania. Offers a telephone peer support line, and an online peer support community.
Support for people affected by anticonvulsant medication in pregnancy.
Regulates medicines in the UK and runs the Yellow Card scheme for reporting side effects.
Produces guidelines on best practice in healthcare.
This information was published in June 2020. We will revise it in 2023.
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