How long does Nicorette spray last?

Normally you should use NICORETTE® QuickMist for 3 months, though no longer than 6 months. Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you need to use NICORETTE® QuickMist for longer than 6 months. Save any remaining doses of the spray, as craving for smoking may suddenly occur. Do not exceed the maximum dose.

How often can you use Nicorette spray?

Use 1-2 sprays when you would normally smoke a cigarette or have cravings to smoke (1-2 sprays every 30 minutes to 1 hour). Do not use more than 4 sprays/hour for 16 hours or 64 sprays/day. Start reducing the number of sprays per day. Gradually reduce to 2-4 sprays per day and then stop use.

How long does a Nicorette inhaler cartridge last?

Each cartridge can be used for approximately eight 5-minute sessions, with each cartridge lasting approximately 40 minutes of intense use. The more the subject is able to use the inhalator, the easier it will be to achieve maximum reduction of cigarettes and/or quit smoking completely.

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Is nicotine spray bad for your teeth?

The nicotine gum is noteworthy in dental treatment because it may worsen dental problems. The mechanical effects of chewing may cause TMJ pain and/or traumatic injury to the oral mucosa or teeth.

How long will one spray reduce cravings?

Gets to work on cravings in 60 seconds.

Weeks 1 to 6 1 to 2 sprays every half hour
Weeks 7 to 9 Reduce number of sprays per day by half
Weeks 10 to 12 2 to 4 sprays per day
After 12 weeks Stop using Quickmist
Maximum Doses 2 sprays at a time 4 sprays per hour 64 sprays per day

Is Nicorette QuickMist bad for you?

Using Nicorette quickmist is much less hazardous than continuing to smoke. However, if you’re in hospital because you have recently had a heart attack or stroke or you have severe irregular heartbeats, you should ideally try to stop smoking without using nicotine replacement therapies. Ask your doctor for more advice.

Is Nicorette spray harmful?

Some common unwanted effects you may notice when you start to use NICORETTE® QuickMist for the first time include headache, nausea, vomiting, tingling/burning sensations, inflammation or pain in your mouth or lips, changes in taste perception, changes in saliva production, dryness of the mouth, indigestion and hiccups.

Is Nicorette inhaler bad for your lungs?

Is the Inhalator safe? The benefits of quitting with tools like the Inhalator clearly outweigh any potential risks associated with using NRT. It’s the toxins in cigarettes – not the nicotine – that cause smoking-related diseases and death.

Can you smoke while using an inhaler?

If after using the inhaler your symptoms do not improve, contact your physician for advice straightaway. The most common side-effect is feeling shaky. This should soon pass. Do not smoke.

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Can you smoke while using Nicorette inhaler?

If you are using NICORETTE® Inhaler while trying to quit smoking but slip up and have a cigarette, you should not stop using the NICORETTE® Inhaler.

Does Nicorette damage your teeth?

Nicotine can lead to gum disease and tooth loss.

Not only does nicotine restrict blood flow to the gums, it also affects our mouth’s natural ability to fight infection and replenish connective tissue, leading to a higher risk of gum disease and tooth loss.

Can I use nicotine patches forever?

Current guidelines FDA recommend that the patch be used for just eight to 12 weeks before consulting a healthcare provider. “Provider monitoring of longer-term treatment isn’t needed,” Hitsman said. “We know that it’s safe and effective up to six months; people should be able to stay on it on their own.”

Is chewing nicotine gum better than smoking?

Nicotine gum is a better option than smoking.

As your body gets used to less nicotine, you’ll find that your cravings lessen and that’s how you break your dependence on it. While nicotine gum and cigarettes both contain nicotine, smoking is far more dangerous.

Is nicotine spray effective?

The nasal spray is also a prescription-only medication in a number of countries. Long-term efficacy of nicotine mouth spray, in terms of smoking abstinence, has been demonstrated in a placebo-controlled study (sustained abstinence rates 15.7% vs 68% at 24 weeks).

Where do you spray nicotine spray?

Using the nicotine mouth spray

Point the spray nozzle towards your open mouth and hold it as close to your mouth as possible. Press the top of the dispenser to release one spray into your mouth, aiming for the inside of the cheeks. Do not inhale while spraying to avoid getting spray down your throat.

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Does Nicorette give you diarrhea?

Stop use and ask a doctor if you experience any of the following potential side effects from Nicorette® Gum: Mouth, teeth or jaw problems occur. Irregular heartbeat or palpitations occur. You have symptoms of nicotine overdose (such as nausea, vomiting, dizziness, diarrhea, weakness and rapid heartbeat)

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