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nicotine gum

Nicotine polacrilex A masticant that slowly releases nicotine, ameliorating the effects of tobacco withdrawal and the intensity of relapse factors–eg, weight gain

nic·o·tine gum

(nikŏ-tēn gŭm)
Polacrilex chewing gum that contains nicotine; developed as an aid in smoking cessation; now available as an over-the-counter product in various dosages.
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At completion, the consideration to Revolymer for the divestment of this business will be a 15% equity holding in the combined new business, which may increase to 20% if certain commercial milestones in the acquired Revolymer nicotine gum business are met in within nine months of completion, namely the award of additional specific contracts in Canada.
to include also nicotine gum on the free of charge medication list for treating nicotine dependence, to be given in combination with nicotine patches.
We are now focused on preparing a regulatory dossier with view to filing for and gaining marketing approval for our nicotine gum products in the US," said Robin Cridland, Acting CEO of Revolymer.
I explained this to the doctors and I will start using the nicotine gum so that I might overcome this affliction," Abu Leila said.
Nicorette(R) is a stop-smoking quit aid in the form of a sugar-free nicotine gum.
In Worcester, lozenges were provided and in Hereford nicotine gum, but Redditch and Kidderminster offered no alternatives.
In October 2000, the nicotine patch, nicotine gum and bupropion were added to the general list of medications reimbursed under Quebec's public drug insurance plan, the Regime public d'assurance medicaments du Quebec (RPAMQ).
Transdermal nicotine costs $70-$100 per month; nicotine gum retails for $35-$50 for 108 pieces, with most patients using 5-8 pieces daily; and nicotine inhaler cartridges cost up to $160 for a 2- to 4- week supply.
Transdermal nicotine costs $70-$ 100 per month; nicotine gum retails for $35-$50 for 108 pieces, with most patients using 5-8 pieces daily; and nicotine inhaler cartridges cost up to $160 for a 2- to 4-week supply.
We will continue offering nicotine gum to our customers for some more time," Yilmaz said.
From nicotine patches and nicotine gum to quirky methods such as hypnosis, science never ceases to introduce quick fixes.
SMOKERS are to be offered SUPER STRENGTH nicotine gum in a bid to get them off the weed.