Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database App

Last reviewed December 2017

Account Creation:

  1. Direct your browser to Natural Medicines.
  2. On the toolbar at the top of the page, click on CE/CME Center.
  3. Under "Clinical Management Series," click on Create a CE ID#
  4. Complete the registration form and then click on Continue at the bottom of the page.
  5. Verify your information and click on Confirm.
  6. On the next screen, you’ll see your new CE ID# in red print.
  7. Once you have downloaded the Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database App, enter your CE ID# into the box labeled email address. Leave the password field blank.
  8. Click on Login.

An Internet connection is required for the initial content download and content updates, but is not required to use the app itself.

Updates & Expiration:

CE ID#s expire when you are no longer affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh or UPMC.


  • Includes information on approximately 90,000 herbal products, dietary supplements, vitamins minerals, homeopathic products, and many other natural remedies.
  • Contains multiple databases and interactive features including an Effectiveness Checker, Nutrient Depletion Checker, and Natural Product/Drug Interaction Checker.
  • Links to drug references are available in the full Natural Medicines database, but not in the mobile app.