The list of nutraceuticals (vitamins, minerals, and herbs) touted for their beneficial health effects is long and continues to grow. In this case-based program, Dr. Margaret Fitzgerald presents essential prescribing updates and best practices based on established and emerging evidence in the use of the most-commonly used vitamins, herbs, and minerals. Highlights include therapies for viral illness, arthritis, sleep disturbance, migraine, insulin resistance, select mood disorders, and pain. You will learn:
· About therapeutic actions and indications
· How to help patients choose the safest nutraceuticals
· About drug-nutraceutical interactions
· Which products to avoid
· How to recognize sources of qualified information about nutraceuticals
Rx Essentials courses deliver prescribing updates to help you keep up-to-date and feel confident you are treating your patients based on current prescribing best practices.