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Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Select the indications for the use of ivermectin.
  2. Identify the adverse effects of the use of ivermectin.
  3. Recognize the evidence the author presented about the current and potential use of ivermectin.
  4. Choose the appropriate treatment for patients who have ingested ivermectin.

Learning Outcomes

75% of participants will demonstrate knowledge of the inappropriate use of ivermectin as a treatment for COVID-19, including the potentially toxic effects without treatment benefits, by achieving a minimum score of 70% on the outcomes-based posttest.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH / 1.5 APH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: CNS0122
Published: Jan/Feb 2022
Expires: 12/6/2024
Required Passing Score: 7/9 (77%)
Authors: Patricia Anne O'Malley, PhD, APRN-CNS
Topics: COVID-19 , Ivermectin