polacrilex

polacrilex (pol´əkril´eks),

n See nicotine, polacrilex.
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Significant switched drugs include loperamide (Imodium) for diarrhea (1988), clotrimazole (Lotrimin) for athlete's foot and jock itch (1989), permethrin (Nix) for head lice (1990), clotrimazole (Gyne-Lotrimin and Mycelex) for yeast infections (1990), famotidine (Pepcid AC) for acid indigestion (1995), nicotine polacrilex (Nicorette) for smoking cessation (1996), and loratadine (Claritin) for seasonal allergies (2002).
Nicotine was administered using mint nicotine polacrilex gum in doses of 2 and 4 mg.
Nicotine polacrilex, a resin complex, is available as a chewing gum, lozenge, nasal spray and inhaler.
The efficacy of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) products is well documented and several different forms exist today: nicotine polacrilex (gum), nicotine patch, nasal spray, inhaler, and a sublingual tablet.
Lori Karan: Is it acceptable in your community for someone to chronically use the nicotine polacrilex gum whenever they get the urge to smoke?
The product contained nicotine polacrilex, an active ingredient in FDA-approved smoking cessation aids, so the agency classified it as an unapproved drug product, even though the company was promoting it as a dietary supplement.
Physician also can coodinate the prescription and introduction of nicotine polacrilex for smoking cessation group classes or other cessation efforts.
22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Perrigo Company (Nasdaq: PRGO;TASE) today announced that it has begun shipments of over-the-counter nicotine polacrilex mini lozenge USP, 2 mg (mint flavor) and 4 mg (mint flavor).
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Abbreviated New Drug Applications (ANDA) to market over-the-counter nicotine polacrilex mini lozenge USP, 2 mg (mint flavor) and 4 mg (mint flavor).
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market over-the-counter (OTC) coated nicotine polacrilex gum USP, 2 mg and 4 mg cinnamon flavor.