Lithium and other mood stabilisers
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.
Action on Postpartum Psychosis (APP)
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, an online peer support community, and local support groups across the country.
In-FACT (Independent Fetal Anti Convulsant Trust)
Support for people affected by anticonvulsant medication in pregnancy.
Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)
Regulates medicines in the UK and runs the Yellow Card scheme for reporting side effects.
This information was published in June 2020. We will revise it in 2023.
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