What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings

What is Nicotine?

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• This medicine is used to treat nicotine withdrawal.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• The patch may contain conducting metal. Remove patch before MRI.

• Gum chewing can cause problems with dental work.

• When you stop smoking, other medicines may be affected. Talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• If you have PKU, talk with healthcare provider. Some products do contain phenylalanine.

• If pregnant and using patch, consider removal at night.

• Tell healthcare provider if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant.

• Tell healthcare provider if you are breast-feeding.

What are some possible side effects of this medicine?

• Nervous and excitable.

• Headache.

• Nausea or vomiting. Small frequent meals, frequent...