What is Nicorette?
Nicorette gum and lozenges contain nicotine, the primary ingredient found in tobacco products.
What is Nicorette used for?
Nicorette gum and lozenges are medical products used to aid in smoking cessation in adults. Using a controlled amount of nicotine helps reduce nicotine withdrawal symptoms when you quit smoking.
How should one consume Nicorette gum or lozenges?
Use Nicorette exactly as directed on the label, or as prescribed by the doctor. Do not use in larger or smaller amounts or longer than recommended. Nicorette comes with patient instructions for safe and effective use. The dose will depend on how many cigarettes you smoked daily before quitting. Follow the guide in the patient instructions. Ask the doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions.
What happens in case a dose is missed?
Since Nicorette is used as needed, you are not likely to miss a dose. Do not use more than 20 lozenges or 24 pieces of gum per day.
What should be avoided while using Nicorette?
Do not eat or drink anything within 15 minutes before using the gum or lozenge or while the medicine is in your mouth.