TITLE

Nicotine patch plus nicotine lozenges increased smoking cessation rate more than placebo

AUTHOR(S)
Prochazka, Allan V.
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;5/18/2010, Vol. 152 Issue 5, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a study related to the effective use of nicotine patch and nicotine tablets that help in raising smoking cessation rate. As stated, the research was based on clinical trials of thousands of patients who had an alveolar carbon monoxide and motivated to quit smoking. However, it presents solid evidence of nicotine patch and lozenges where these single agents are considered as useful supplements to help patients to quit smoking as compared to placebo.
ACCESSION #
51696569

 

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