Nicorette Gum is a stop smoking aid to relieve nicotine cravings and withdrawal symptoms.
It may be used to:
- Stop smoking abruptly, or,
- Put down smoking before stopping.
If you have relapsed with single nicotine replacement Therapy (NRT) or if you have cravings with single use NRT, you can use Nicorette 2 mg gum in addition to Nicorette patch for better craving relief.
This may increase your likelihood of quitting.
After 12 weeks reduce use of patch or gum (see pack insert).
Always read the label.
Follow the directions for use.
Product SKU: BHH1612
Stopping immediately weeks 1-12. 1 piece when you have an urge to smoke or every 1-2 hours. Do not use more than 10 pieces per day. After 12 weeks. Gradually reduce to 1-2 pieces a day and then stop use.
Cutting down gradually increase gum use (maximum 20 pieces/day) and reduce smoking with the aim of stopping by 6 months.
If you have not cut down at 6 weeks or stopped by 9 months, see your doctor or pharmacist. Chew-park-chew
Chew gum slowly until taste is strong or you feel a slight tingling sensation. Rest gum between cheek and gums.
Chew again when taste has faded. Repeat until there is no more tingling.
Warnings & Precautions
Do not use if you are allergic to nicotine or under 12 years of age.
Do not use unless a doctor has told you to if you have had a stroke, or heart or circulation problems.
Ask your doctor/pharmacist before use if you have uncontrolled high blood pressure, a stomach ulcer, kidney or liver disease, take insulin for diabetes, an overactive thyroid, adrenal gland cancer.
Ask your doctor/pharmacist before use if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, under 18 years of age or taking any other medicines.
Contains xylitol (0.
30g per piece of gum).
Products containing xylitol may have a laxative effect or cause diarrhoea.
Does not contain lactose, sucrose, saccharin, aspartame or gluten.
Store below 25°C.
Keep out of reach of children.
Foil sealed for your protection.