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Brexanolone

Zulresso (brexanolone) is a small molecule pharmaceutical. Brexanolone was first approved as Zulresso on 2019-06-17. It is used to treat postpartum depression in the USA. It is known to target gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor subunit alpha-5, gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor subunit alpha-1, gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor subunit alpha-2, gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor subunit alpha-3, gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor subunit alpha-4, and gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor subunit alpha-6. Zulresso’s patents are valid until 2037-03-08 (FDA).

 

Trade Name

 

Zulresso
 

Common Name

 

brexanolone
 

ChEMBL ID

 

CHEMBL207538
 

Indication

 

postpartum depression
 

Drug Class

 

Steroids (not prednisolone derivatives)

Image (chem structure or protein)

Brexanolone structure rendering