Celesq® Programs

Ins and Outs of Dietary Supplements

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“The Ins and Outs of Dietary Supplements” provides insight into the dietary supplement (“nutraceutical”) industry from a toxicologist’s perspective, but with attorneys in mind. 

This one-hour talk highlights dietary supplement-related topics that attorneys may encounter including: 

  • Drug-dietary supplement interactions (essential for medical malpractice cases).
  • Drug testing (why is my client getting a positive drug test result if the only thing taken was a dietary supplement?).
  • Medical conditions that dietary supplements can worsen, and impairment due to dietary supplements.
  • An overview of labeling requirements and regulation of these products is also covered.

Learning objectives: 

  1. Describe the role of the FDA in regulating dietary supplements
  2. Name 3 adulterants documented to be found in dietary supplements
  3. List 2 dietary supplement-drug interactions
  4. Identify 1 dietary supplement that can cause impairment
  5. Explain how dietary supplements can give a positive drug screen result

Available in States

  • California
  • Colorado
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Texas Self Study

Program Categories

  • Complex Resolution Strategy
  • Federal Courts
  • Florida Eligible
  • Health Care Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Negligence, Malpractice & Personal Injury
  • Personal Injury
  • Pharmaceutical Law


  • Areas of Professional Practice : 1 Credit