Axsome Therapeutics Inc.

NEW YORK — Scott+Scott Attorneys at Law LLP (“Scott+Scott”), an international shareholder and consumer rights litigation firm, is investigating whether Axsome Therapeutics Inc. (“Axsome” or the “Company”) (NYSE: AXSM), or certain of its officers and directors, violated federal securities laws.  If you purchased Axsome securities and recently suffered a loss, you are encouraged to contact Scott+Scott attorney Joe Pettigrew at 844-818-6982 or for more information.

The investigation focuses on statements by Axsome and others concerning Axsome’s potential product candidate, AXS-05, a potential treatment for major depressive disorder.

On August 9, 2021, Axsome announced that the FDA had found deficiencies with its New Drug Application (NDA) for AXS-05. The Company said it was attempting to determine the nature of the deficiencies, and that this announcement may delay the approval of AXS-05.

On this news, the price of Axsome shares fell 46.5% on August 9, 2021, to close at $27.37, down from the previous close price of $51.16.

What You Can Do

If you purchased Axsome shares or securities, and you wish to discuss this investigation, please contact attorney Joe Pettigrew at 844-818-6982, or at

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