NiQuitin Clear Patch relieves and/or prevents cravings and nicotine withdrawal symptoms. It is is part of a programme designed to support your wish to stop smoking. The programme contains 3 Steps which you will need to follow, starting with Step 1, then Step 2, then Step 3.
Each step has its own strength of NiQuitin Clear patch; the patches are designed to supply your body with the correct amount of nicotine, which decreases as you go from Step 1 to Step 3.
How to use
Please read the enclosed leaflet carefully before using this product.
Apply one patch to the skin once a day, preferably on waking. Niquitin Clear Patch is intended to be used for 24 hours but can be removed before bed (after 16 hours) if preferred.
Full instructions are given in the leaflet enlcosed within the package.
|Step 1 (21mg)||Step 2 (14mg)||Step 3 (7mg)|
|Initial treatment period||Step down treatment period||Stepdown treatment period|
|6 weeks||2 weeks*||2 weeks|
*Light smokers (less than 10 cigarettes a day) should start with Step 2 (14mg) for 6weeks and then Step 3 (7mg) for 2 weeks
Stopping smoking straightaway is best for your health. However if you are not able to, you can also use Niquitin Clear Patch to help you cut down on smoking, perhaps before stopping, or to help you stop smoking for short periods of time.
For full instructions please read the enclosed leaflet carefully
Hazards and Cautions
You are more likely to quit smoking when using this product with help from a healthcare professional or support programme
CONSULT A HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL:
- If you have recently had heart problems
- If you have serious liver or kidney disease, uncontrolled overactive thyroid gland or phaeochromocytoma
- Before use if you are pregnant or breast-feeding
- If you get a persistant skin reaction, remove the patch and tell your doctor
DO NOT USE:
- If you are allergic to any of the ingredients listed in the leaflet
- If you are a non-smoker, an occasional smoker or under 12 years old
Dispose of patch carefully then wash hands with water only, as instructed in the leaflet