0798-0000-19-105-H01-P (for Pharmacists): 0798-0000-19-105-H01-T (for Technicians) May (1.0 Contact Hours)

A thorough medication review is essential in patients receiving cancer therapy. An important element to discuss is the use of herbal medications with cancer patients. Patients may use herbal supplements for a variety of reasons; to treat their cancer, mitigate side effects, and appease a friend or family member. This program will discuss the use of herbal supplements in cancer patients, and review some of the more common agents used focusing on potential herbal-disease and herbal-drug interactions and concerns.