Guidance on the Effective Use of SAMe
This Continuing Education activity has been supported by an educational grant from Nature Made Nutritional Products.
This activity has been supported by an educational grant from Nature Made Nutritional Products.
Beatriz Manzor Mitrzyk, PharmD, BCPS
Medical Writer and Consultant
Mitrzyk Medical Communications, LLC
Yvette C. Terrie, BSPharm, RPh
After completing this continuing education program, the participant will be able to:
- Discuss how S-adenosyl-Lmethionine (SAMe) supplements may be used in clinical practice.
- Recall evidence assessing SAMe use and its hypothesized mechanism of action in treating depression, osteoarthritis, hepatic disorders, and other medical conditions.
- Review the role of the pharmacist in providing appropriate guidance to patients on the safe and effective use of SAMe.
Target audience: P
Type of activity: Knowledge
Release date: January 7, 2016
Expiration date: January 7, 2018
Estimated time to complete activity: 1.5 hours
Pharmacy Times Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity is approved for 1.5 contact hours (0.15 CEUs) under the ACPE universal activity number 0290-0000-16-003-H01-P. The activity is available for CE credit through January 7, 2018.