How does this work?
The nicotine transdermal patch belongs to a family of medications that is a part of nicotine replacement therapy. It is used to help people to get over their bad habit of smoking. When a person decides to quit smoking, they go through a lot of withdrawal symptoms such as irritability, mood swings, restlessness, trouble concentrating, and increased appetite. The nicotine patches help reduce the symptoms by replacing some of the nicotine that the person no longer receives through cigarettes.
Once you apply the patch to your skin, it delivers a steady dose of nicotine over a period of 24 hours. The dose is gradually reduced until the person no longer craves nicotine, and they can stop using the medication completely. This medication works best when used with a comprehensive program to quit smoking.
This medication is available as nicotine patch 7 mg, 14 mg, and 21 mg. Ask your doctor or pharmacist to teach you how to use the nicotine patch effectively and to give you tips on quitting smoking. Only one nicotine patch should be applied each day on an area on the upper body or outer arm that is non-hairy, intact, clean, and dry. Post 24 hours, the old patch should be detached and discarded. It is very important to apply the new patch on a different spot on the body. Avoid contact with your eyes.
It is significant to use this medication as per the schedule prescribed by the doctor or pharmacist. In case you miss a dose of this medication, take your next dose on time. Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed one. Store this medication at room temperature, protect it from light and moisture, and keep it out of the reach of children.

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