The Nicotine Patch from Nicotex is a transdermal patch that slowly releases nicotine into the bloodstream throughout the day. It helps in smoking cessation according to the principles of nicotine replacement therapy. It works by tapering the dose of nicotine for 12 weeks. Smokers are more likely to abstain from the use of cigarettes after the application of nicotine patches. The transdermal patch slowly releases nicotine into the blood for about 24 hours.
A transdermal medical patch that helps in smoking cessation.
1 patch per day.
1. For smokers who smoke more than 20 cigarettes per day:
2. For smokers who smoke less than 20 cigarettes per day:
Directions for Use
Q1. I smoke less than 20 cigarettes per day. For how many weeks should I use the patch?
Ans: Use the patch for 12 weeks. For Weeks 1 to 4- use one 14 mg/24 hours patch per day. For weeks 5 to 12- use one 7 mg/24 hours patch per day.
Q2. Can I get a box that contains more quantities of the patch?
Ans: Yes, you can also get a box of 7 patches. The cost of the Nicotex Nicotine Patch 14mg - 7 patches is 699 rupees.
Q3. Can I use the Nicotex Nicotine Patch during lactation?
Ans: Kindly consult your physician before starting this medication if you are either pregnant or lactating.