2.0 CE Total | 2.0 Pharm
Methylene Blue is believed to be the oldest synthesized medication. Its history in the treatment of methemoglobinemia is well known but its activity as a potential mitochondrial rescue agent is only emerging. In this CME Dr. Anderson will discuss the chemistry and pharmacology of this unique molecule. Additionally, he will relate modern uses of methylene blue in various disease states. The presentation will focus on safety, proper prescribing (oral and parenteral), and safe versus contraindicated co-therapies.