Maybe She’s Born with It. Maybe It’s ACE-Induced Angioedema

February 11, 2021

Since there are no FDA approved agents for ACE induced angioedema, we will review the literature regarding the medications that are currently used off-label for ACE induced angioedema and make recommendations for or against each agent in hopes to educate healthcare providers on different regimens.

Target Audience

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy technicians

Learning Objectives

Pharmacist learning objectives

  1. Review epidemiology, pathophysiology and diagnosis of ACE-I induced AE
  2. Analyze treatment options of pharmaceutical agents through primary literature

Pharmacy technician learning objectives

  1. Define ACE-I induced angioedema and list the medications used to treat
  2. Recognize the signs and symptoms of ACE-I induced angioedema

Additional Information

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy Technician
  • 1.00 General CE - Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
02/11/2021 - 12:00pm CST
Event ends: 
02/11/2021 - 1:00pm CST
ChristianaCare Hospital
Newark, DE
United States
Relevant financial relationships: Planning committee members and presenters have nothing to disclose
The presenter will discuss off-label use of drugs
Planning committee members
Dina Kheir, PharmD
Pharmacy Resident
ChristianaCare Health System
Laura Schneider, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacist
ChristianaCare Health System
Course reviewer
James Lichauer, PharmD, BCPS, FASHP
PI Program Director, Pharmacy
Vizient, Inc.
Dina Kheir, PharmD
Pharmacy Resident
ChristianaCare Health System


Joint Accreditation Statement:
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Vizient, Inc. and ChristianaCare Health System.  Vizient, Inc. is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Designation Statements:
Vizient, Inc. designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 ACPE credit hours.
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-9999-21-087-L04-P
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-9999-21-087-L04-T
Vizient, Inc. will award CEUs to each participant who successfully completes this program. The CEU is a nationally recognized unit of measure for continuing education and training programs that meet certain criteria (1 contact hour = 0.1 CEU).

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy Technician
  • 1.00 General CE - Attendance
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