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Purpose: To determine if dextroamphetamine sulfate could improve symptoms of post-partum depression. Materials and Methods: A woman with severe post-partum depression that was resistant to standard antidepressant therapy and psychotherapy was treated with dextroamphetamine sulfate extended release capsules 15 mg/day. Results: A quick and complete abrogation of the depression ensued along with improvement of migraine headaches, insomnia, and chronic fatigue. Conclusions: Dextroamphetamine sulfate should be considered as a treatment modality for post-partum depression.