Former smokers and smokers alike would attest that quitting smoking is not a walk in the park. It has an easy way in but never an easy way out. But with the help of smoking cessation aids like nicotine replacement therapy, smokers have better chance of quitting. But are NRTs safe?
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about fifty percent of chronic smokers will sooner or later die because of their habit. However, the good news is, approximately 70% of them want to quit. And using an effective treatment can increase the chance of kicking the habit for good by 2 to 3 […]
[widget id=”ad_unit-10″]ad_unit-10[/widget]by: Adam Eason Powerful Suggestions to Stop Smoking Whether you are using Nicotine Replacement Therapy, Hypnosis or just Cold Turkey, these strategies and hints for aiding you in stopping smoking are sure to assist. It is up to you to ensure that you do these things to really enhance what you are doing, the […]
Would you help an alcoholic quit by giving them an alcohol patch? No. Would you give a crackhead a cocaine patch? No. So why do we insist on quitting with nicotine patches??? Nicotine replacement therapy makes no sense really. The most rational way to quit smoking uses no nicotine. [widget id=”related_widget-1256023952″]Related Widget[/widget]
Nicotine replacement therapy or NRT is a popular quit smoking method that involves using small doses of nicotine to reduce the need for cigarettes. With NRT, a smoker can get enough nicotine to satisfy his or her cravings without having to breathe in the other toxic compounds present in tobacco. While many have successfully quit […]
Nicotine replacement therapies or NRTs help lessen the nicotine cravings and withdrawal symptoms by delivering nicotine directly into your system. Generally, NRT products contain around 33% to 50% of nicotine found in cigarettes.
Smokers who have finally come to a decision that they will quit smoking can be helped by counseling and therapies. Such therapies include the Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT). The therapy includes nicotine replacement products such as a nicotine patch, nicotine gum, nicotine spray, nicotine inhalers and nicotine lozenges. What is nicotine gum? It is a […]
After making up your mind that you will quit smoking, the next thing that you will ask yourself is “How can I quit from smoking?”It’s a tough question because you don’t decide that you will finally quit smoking and then “voila!”, you’re a non-smoker. For all those months and years you’ve spent inhaling and tasting […]
Bupropion is a quit smoking pill approved by the FDA. It is the first of the non-nicotine replacement therapy pills approved by the FDA. The second being Chantix (varenicline). Bupropion is available as Zyban. The same drug is used as an antidepressant and marketed under the name Wellbutrin. Zyban may be used for up to […]