Pregnant women with serious mental illnesses found more likely to have life-threatening obstetric complications
Regulatory Alerts, Fertility, pregnancy and childbirth, Mental health and behavioural conditions, Psychiatry
SSRI/SNRI antidepressant medicines: small increased risk of postpartum haemorrhage when used in the month before delivery
Prescribers should consider this risk in the context of an individual patient’s bleeding and thrombotic risk assessment during the peripartum period and the benefits of antidepressants for the patient’s mental health during this time.
Long-term concomitant antidepressant and benzodiazepine therapy associated with an increased risk of all-cause mortality
Significant financial concerns associated with individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease and related dementias