Home Study Details

    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast


    1.5 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Friday, January 7, 2022

    Offline Date

    Tuesday, January 7, 2025

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Tuesday, January 7, 2025

    Target Audience




    • Overview

      This session is part of the Opioid Module, which explores the safe and effective utilization of prescription opioids within diverse pain management treatment plans during the opioid crisis. This session seeks to identify appropriate proactive patient education on the most common side effects of opioid medications including Opioid-Induced Constipation (OIC), Opioid-Induced Nausea/Vomiting (OINV), amongst many others. Naloxone is discussed within the context of opioid overdose rescue, as well as various adjuvant treatments for opioid withdrawal symptoms.


      • Slide Document :   22031H08_2pp.pdf
      • Slide Document :   22031H08_6pp.pdf

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    • Pharmacist

      Recall the pharmacological prevention and treatment options for Opioid-Induced Nausea/Vomiting (OINV)
      Identify appropriate proactive patient education on the most common side effects of opioid medications
      Recall the Over-the-Counter (OTC) and prescription treatment options for Opioid-Induced Constipation (OIC)
      Recall opioid withdrawal symptoms and common appropriate adjuvant treatments for withdrawal symptoms
      Explain how to administer various naloxone products to reverse opioid induced respiratory depression
    • Activity Type


      CE Broker


      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-22-031-H08-P

      ACPE PharmCon is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

      PharmCon is an approved course provider for continuing education for nurses by the Florida Board of Nursing. PharmCon is also recognized by the California Board of Nursing as a provider of nursing programs.

      In order to obtain a Statement of Credit, participants must score no less than a 70% on the activity's test and complete a program evaluation.

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