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Want to quit smoking but not sure which nicotine replacement product is right for you? Let us help you choose.

Our tool helps identify the product that suits your needs. Simply answer a few questions and we’ll do the rest. Let’s get started…

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This tool is meant to assist consumers in selecting Nicotinell® products and is not meant to provide medical advice or diagnosis. Talk with a doctor about any symptoms or questions.

Less than 20 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Gum 2 mg

2mg cool mint gum, 2mg cool mint gum

Less than 20 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Gum 2 mg

8-12 pieces per day (25 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount.

Directions for use:

  1. Chew one piece of gum or suck one lozenge until the taste becomes strong.

  2. Rest between the gum and cheek until the taste fades.

  3. Start chewing the gum or sucking of the lozenge again.

  4. Repeat the process for about 30 minutes.

Chew one piece of Nicotinell® Gum or suck one Nicotinell® Lozenge when you feel the urge to smoke.

The treatment duration is individual. Normally, treatment should continue for at least 3 months. After 3 months, the users should gradually reduce the number of pieces chewed / lozenges sucked each day until they have stopped using the product.

Treatment should be discontinued when the dose has been reduced to 1-2 pieces of medicated chewing-gum / lozenge per day. Use of nicotine medicinal products like Nicotinell medicated chewing-gum / lozenge beyond 6 months is generally not recommended. Some ex-smokers may need treatment with the medicated chewing-gum / lozenge for longer to avoid returning to smoking. Patients who have been using oral nicotine replacement therapy beyond 9 months are advised to seek additional help and information from a health care professional.


20-30 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Gum 2 mg

8-12 pieces per day (25 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount.

or

Nicotinell® Gum 4 mg

8-12 pieces per day (15 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount. Alternatively, switch to Nicotinell® Gum 2 mg and gradually reduce daily amount.

4mg cool mint gum, 2mg cool mint gum

20-30 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Gum 2 mg

8-12 pieces per day (25 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount.

or

Nicotinell® Gum 4 mg

8-12 pieces per day (15 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount. Alternatively, switch to Nicotinell® Gum 2 mg and gradually reduce daily amount.

Directions for use:

  1. Chew one piece of gum or suck one lozenge until the taste becomes strong.

  2. Rest between the gum and cheek until the taste fades.

  3. Start chewing the gum or sucking of the lozenge again.

  4. Repeat the process for about 30 minutes.

Chew one piece of Nicotinell® Gum or suck one Nicotinell® Lozenge when you feel the urge to smoke.

The treatment duration is individual. Normally, treatment should continue for at least 3 months. After 3 months, the users should gradually reduce the number of pieces chewed / lozenges sucked each day until they have stopped using the product.

Treatment should be discontinued when the dose has been reduced to 1-2 pieces of medicated chewing-gum / lozenge per day. Use of nicotine medicinal products like Nicotinell medicated chewing-gum / lozenge beyond 6 months is generally not recommended. Some ex-smokers may need treatment with the medicated chewing-gum / lozenge for longer to avoid returning to smoking. Patients who have been using oral nicotine replacement therapy beyond 9 months are advised to seek additional help and information from a health care professional.


We suggest…

Combination Therapy
(Patch + Lozenge)

21mg patch step 1, 1mg lozenge

We suggest…

Combination Therapy (Patch + Lozenge)

You can use Nicotinell® patches in combination with Nicotinell® Lozenge* to help manage your cravings. The patches can provide you with a constant supply of nicotine around the clock, but if at any time you feel a strong urge to smoke, you can use the lozenge to help take the edge off your cravings and stay on track.

However, combination therapy is not recommended for long-term use, and you should speak to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before starting on this treatment course. Please note, however, if you are using the 1mg lozenge in combination with the patch, you should stop smoking completely.

*refers to 1mg lozenge only


More than 30 per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Gum 4 mg

4mg cool mint gum, 4mg cool mint gum

More than 30 per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Gum 4 mg

8-12 pieces per day (15 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount. Alternatively, switch to Nicotinell® Gum 2 mg and gradually reduce daily amount.

Directions for use:

  1. Chew one piece of gum or suck one lozenge until the taste becomes strong.

  2. Rest between the gum and cheek until the taste fades.

  3. Start chewing the gum or sucking of the lozenge again.

  4. Repeat the process for about 30 minutes.

Chew one piece of Nicotinell® Gum or suck one Nicotinell® Lozenge when you feel the urge to smoke.

The treatment duration is individual. Normally, treatment should continue for at least 3 months. After 3 months, the users should gradually reduce the number of pieces chewed / lozenges sucked each day until they have stopped using the product.

Treatment should be discontinued when the dose has been reduced to 1-2 pieces of medicated chewing-gum / lozenge per day. Use of nicotine medicinal products like Nicotinell medicated chewing-gum / lozenge beyond 6 months is generally not recommended. Some ex-smokers may need treatment with the medicated chewing-gum / lozenge for longer to avoid returning to smoking. Patients who have been using oral nicotine replacement therapy beyond 9 months are advised to seek additional help and information from a health care professional.


We suggest…

Combination Therapy
(Patch + Lozenge)

21mg patch step 1, 1mg lozenge

We suggest…

Combination Therapy (Patch + Lozenge)

You can use Nicotinell® patches in combination with Nicotinell® Lozenge* to help manage your cravings. The patches can provide you with a constant supply of nicotine around the clock, but if at any time you feel a strong urge to smoke, you can use the lozenge to help take the edge off your cravings and stay on track.

However, combination therapy is not recommended for long-term use, and you should speak to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before starting on this treatment course. Please note, however, if you are using the 1mg lozenge in combination with the patch, you should stop smoking completely.

*refers to 1mg lozenge only


Less than 20 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Lozenges 1 mg

1mg lozenge, 1mg lozenge

Less than 20 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Lozenges 1 mg

8-12 per day (30 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount.

Directions for use:

  1. Chew one piece of gum or suck one lozenge until the taste becomes strong.

  2. Rest between the gum and cheek until the taste fades.

  3. Start chewing the gum or sucking of the lozenge again.

  4. Repeat the process for about 30 minutes.

Chew one piece of Nicotinell® Gum or suck one Nicotinell® Lozenge when you feel the urge to smoke.

The treatment duration is individual. Normally, treatment should continue for at least 3 months. After 3 months, the users should gradually reduce the number of pieces chewed / lozenges sucked each day until they have stopped using the product.

Treatment should be discontinued when the dose has been reduced to 1-2 pieces of medicated chewing-gum / lozenge per day. Use of nicotine medicinal products like Nicotinell medicated chewing-gum / lozenge beyond 6 months is generally not recommended. Some ex-smokers may need treatment with the medicated chewing-gum / lozenge for longer to avoid returning to smoking. Patients who have been using oral nicotine replacement therapy beyond 9 months are advised to seek additional help and information from a health care professional.


20-30 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Lozenges 1 mg

8-12 per day (30 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount.

or

Nicotinell® Lozenges 2 mg

8-12 pieces per day (15 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount. Alternatively, switch to Nicotinell® Gum 2 mg and gradually reduce daily amount.

1mg lozenge, 2mg lozenge

20-30 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Lozenges 1 mg

8-12 per day (30 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount.

or

Nicotinell® Lozenges 2 mg

8-12 pieces per day (15 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount. Alternatively, switch to Nicotinell® Gum 2 mg and gradually reduce daily amount.

Directions for use:

  1. Chew one piece of gum or suck one lozenge until the taste becomes strong.

  2. Rest between the gum and cheek until the taste fades.

  3. Start chewing the gum or sucking of the lozenge again.

  4. Repeat the process for about 30 minutes.

Chew one piece of Nicotinell® Gum or suck one Nicotinell® Lozenge when you feel the urge to smoke.

The treatment duration is individual. Normally, treatment should continue for at least 3 months. After 3 months, the users should gradually reduce the number of pieces chewed / lozenges sucked each day until they have stopped using the product.

Treatment should be discontinued when the dose has been reduced to 1-2 pieces of medicated chewing-gum / lozenge per day. Use of nicotine medicinal products like Nicotinell medicated chewing-gum / lozenge beyond 6 months is generally not recommended. Some ex-smokers may need treatment with the medicated chewing-gum / lozenge for longer to avoid returning to smoking. Patients who have been using oral nicotine replacement therapy beyond 9 months are advised to seek additional help and information from a health care professional.


We suggest…

Combination Therapy
(Patch + Lozenge)

21mg patch step 1, 1mg lozenge

We suggest…

Combination Therapy (Patch + Lozenge)

You can use Nicotinell® patches in combination with Nicotinell® Lozenge* to help manage your cravings. The patches can provide you with a constant supply of nicotine around the clock, but if at any time you feel a strong urge to smoke, you can use the lozenge to help take the edge off your cravings and stay on track.

However, combination therapy is not recommended for long-term use, and you should speak to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before starting on this treatment course. Please note, however, if you are using the 1mg lozenge in combination with the patch, you should stop smoking completely.

*refers to 1mg lozenge only


More than 30 per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Lozenges 2 mg

8-12 pieces per day (15 max.)

2mg lozenge, 2mg lozenge

More than 30 per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Lozenges 2 mg

8-12 pieces per day (15 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount. Alternatively, switch to Nicotinell® Lozenges 1 mg and gradually reduce daily amount.

Directions for use:

  1. Chew one piece of gum or suck one lozenge until the taste becomes strong.

  2. Rest between the gum and cheek until the taste fades.

  3. Start chewing the gum or sucking of the lozenge again.

  4. Repeat the process for about 30 minutes.

Chew one piece of Nicotinell® Gum or suck one Nicotinell® Lozenge when you feel the urge to smoke.

The treatment duration is individual. Normally, treatment should continue for at least 3 months. After 3 months, the users should gradually reduce the number of pieces chewed / lozenges sucked each day until they have stopped using the product.

Treatment should be discontinued when the dose has been reduced to 1-2 pieces of medicated chewing-gum / lozenge per day. Use of nicotine medicinal products like Nicotinell medicated chewing-gum / lozenge beyond 6 months is generally not recommended. Some ex-smokers may need treatment with the medicated chewing-gum / lozenge for longer to avoid returning to smoking. Patients who have been using oral nicotine replacement therapy beyond 9 months are advised to seek additional help and information from a health care professional.


We suggest…

Combination Therapy
(Patch + Lozenge)

21mg patch step 1, 1mg lozenge

We suggest…

Combination Therapy (Patch + Lozenge)

You can use Nicotinell® patches in combination with Nicotinell® Lozenge* to help manage your cravings. The patches can provide you with a constant supply of nicotine around the clock, but if at any time you feel a strong urge to smoke, you can use the lozenge to help take the edge off your cravings and stay on track.

However, combination therapy is not recommended for long-term use, and you should speak to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before starting on this treatment course. Please note, however, if you are using the 1mg lozenge in combination with the patch, you should stop smoking completely.

*refers to 1mg lozenge only


Less than 20 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Lozenges 1 mg

1mg lozenge, 1mg lozenge

Less than 20 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Lozenges 1 mg

8-12 per day (30 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount.

Directions for use:

  1. Chew one piece of gum or suck one lozenge until the taste becomes strong.

  2. Rest between the gum and cheek until the taste fades.

  3. Start chewing the gum or sucking of the lozenge again.

  4. Repeat the process for about 30 minutes.

Chew one piece of Nicotinell® Gum or suck one Nicotinell® Lozenge when you feel the urge to smoke.

The treatment duration is individual. Normally, treatment should continue for at least 3 months. After 3 months, the users should gradually reduce the number of pieces chewed / lozenges sucked each day until they have stopped using the product.

Treatment should be discontinued when the dose has been reduced to 1-2 pieces of medicated chewing-gum / lozenge per day. Use of nicotine medicinal products like Nicotinell medicated chewing-gum / lozenge beyond 6 months is generally not recommended. Some ex-smokers may need treatment with the medicated chewing-gum / lozenge for longer to avoid returning to smoking. Patients who have been using oral nicotine replacement therapy beyond 9 months are advised to seek additional help and information from a health care professional.


20-30 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Lozenges 1 mg

8-12 per day (30 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount.

or

Nicotinell® Lozenges 2 mg

8-12 pieces per day (15 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount. Alternatively, switch to Nicotinell® Lozenges 1 mg and gradually reduce daily amount.

1mg lozenge, 2mg lozenge

20-30 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Lozenges 1 mg

8-12 per day (30 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount.

or

Nicotinell® Lozenges 2 mg

8-12 pieces per day (15 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount. Alternatively, switch to Nicotinell® Lozenges 1 mg and gradually reduce daily amount.

Directions for use:

  1. Chew one piece of gum or suck one lozenge until the taste becomes strong.

  2. Rest between the gum and cheek until the taste fades.

  3. Start chewing the gum or sucking of the lozenge again.

  4. Repeat the process for about 30 minutes.

Chew one piece of Nicotinell® Gum or suck one Nicotinell® Lozenge when you feel the urge to smoke.

The treatment duration is individual. Normally, treatment should continue for at least 3 months. After 3 months, the users should gradually reduce the number of pieces chewed / lozenges sucked each day until they have stopped using the product.

Treatment should be discontinued when the dose has been reduced to 1-2 pieces of medicated chewing-gum / lozenge per day. Use of nicotine medicinal products like Nicotinell medicated chewing-gum / lozenge beyond 6 months is generally not recommended. Some ex-smokers may need treatment with the medicated chewing-gum / lozenge for longer to avoid returning to smoking. Patients who have been using oral nicotine replacement therapy beyond 9 months are advised to seek additional help and information from a health care professional.


We suggest…

Combination Therapy
(Patch + Lozenge)

21mg patch step 1, 1mg lozenge

We suggest…

Combination Therapy (Patch + Lozenge)

You can use Nicotinell® patches in combination with Nicotinell® Lozenge* to help manage your cravings. The patches can provide you with a constant supply of nicotine around the clock, but if at any time you feel a strong urge to smoke, you can use the lozenge to help take the edge off your cravings and stay on track.

However, combination therapy is not recommended for long-term use, and you should speak to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before starting on this treatment course. Please note, however, if you are using the 1mg lozenge in combination with the patch, you should stop smoking completely.

*refers to 1mg lozenge only


More than 30 per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Lozenges 2 mg

8-12 pieces per day (15 max.)

2mg lozenge, 2mg lozenge

More than 30 per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Lozenges 2 mg

8-12 pieces per day (15 max.)

After 3 months, gradually reduce daily amount. Alternatively, switch to Nicotinell® Lozenges 1 mg and gradually reduce daily amount.

Directions for use:

  1. Chew one piece of gum or suck one lozenge until the taste becomes strong.

  2. Rest between the gum and cheek until the taste fades.

  3. Start chewing the gum or sucking of the lozenge again.

  4. Repeat the process for about 30 minutes.

Chew one piece of Nicotinell® Gum or suck one Nicotinell® Lozenge when you feel the urge to smoke.

The treatment duration is individual. Normally, treatment should continue for at least 3 months. After 3 months, the users should gradually reduce the number of pieces chewed / lozenges sucked each day until they have stopped using the product.

Treatment should be discontinued when the dose has been reduced to 1-2 pieces of medicated chewing-gum / lozenge per day. Use of nicotine medicinal products like Nicotinell medicated chewing-gum / lozenge beyond 6 months is generally not recommended. Some ex-smokers may need treatment with the medicated chewing-gum / lozenge for longer to avoid returning to smoking. Patients who have been using oral nicotine replacement therapy beyond 9 months are advised to seek additional help and information from a health care professional.


We suggest…

Combination Therapy
(Patch + Lozenge)

21mg patch step 1, 1mg lozenge

We suggest…

Combination Therapy (Patch + Lozenge)

You can use Nicotinell® patches in combination with Nicotinell® Lozenge* to help manage your cravings. The patches can provide you with a constant supply of nicotine around the clock, but if at any time you feel a strong urge to smoke, you can use the lozenge to help take the edge off your cravings and stay on track.

However, combination therapy is not recommended for long-term use, and you should speak to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before starting on this treatment course. Please note, however, if you are using the 1mg lozenge in combination with the patch, you should stop smoking completely.

*refers to 1mg lozenge only


Less than 20 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Patches

21mg patch step 1, 14mg patch step 2

Less than 20 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Patches

Initial treatment (3-4 weeks)

Nicotinell® Patches 14 mg/24 hours

Follow-up treatment (3-4 weeks)

Nicotinell® Patches 7 mg/24 hours

Treatment withdrawal (3-4 weeks)

Treatment discontinuation

Or Nicotinell® Patches 7 mg/24 hours

The correct dose for you depends on the number of cigarettes you smoke per day. The dosage of your patch may need to change during your treatment. This is because your dependence on nicotine will change, and therefore the dose of nicotine in your patch may be too low or too high for you. Do NOT cut the patches to reduce the dose. If you have any questions about this ask a doctor, nurse or pharmacist.

Treatment duration is 3 months.

If you have not stopped smoking at the end of the 3 month period, further treatments may be suitable. This should be discussed with your doctor, nurse or pharmacist.


More than 20 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Patches

21mg patch step 1

More than 20 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Patches

Initial treatment 3-4 weeks

Nicotinell® Patches 21 mg/24 hours

Follow-up treatment 3-4 weeks

Nicotinell® Patches 14mg/24h

Treatment withdrawal 3-4 weeks

Nicotinell® Patches 7 mg/24 hours

The correct dose for you depends on the number of cigarettes you smoke per day. The dosage of your patch may need to change during your treatment. This is because your dependence on nicotine will change, and therefore the dose of nicotine in your patch may be too low or too high for you. Do NOT cut the patches to reduce the dose. If you have any questions about this ask a doctor, nurse or pharmacist.

Treatment duration is about 3 months but may vary depending on individual response.

If you have not stopped smoking at the end of the 3 month treatment period, further treatments may be suitable. You should discuss prolonging use of the product with your doctor, nurse or pharmacist.


We suggest…

Combination Therapy
(Patch + Lozenge)

21mg patch step 1, 1mg lozenge

We suggest…

Combination Therapy (Patch + Lozenge)

You can use Nicotinell® patches in combination with Nicotinell® Lozenge* to help manage your cravings. The patches can provide you with a constant supply of nicotine around the clock, but if at any time you feel a strong urge to smoke, you can use the lozenge to help take the edge off your cravings and stay on track.

However, combination therapy is not recommended for long-term use, and you should speak to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before starting on this treatment course. Please note, however, if you are using the 1mg lozenge in combination with the patch, you should stop smoking completely.

*refers to 1mg lozenge only


More than 20 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Patches

21mg patch step 1

More than 20 cigarettes per day

We suggest…

Nicotinell® Patches

Initial treatment 3-4 weeks

Nicotinell® Patches 21 mg/24 hours

Follow-up treatment 3-4 weeks

Nicotinell® Patches 14mg/24h

Treatment withdrawal 3-4 weeks

Nicotinell® Patches 7 mg/24 hours

The correct dose for you depends on the number of cigarettes you smoke per day. The dosage of your patch may need to change during your treatment. This is because your dependence on nicotine will change, and therefore the dose of nicotine in your patch may be too low or too high for you. Do NOT cut the patches to reduce the dose. If you have any questions about this ask a doctor, nurse or pharmacist.

Treatment duration is about 3 months but may vary depending on individual response.

If you have not stopped smoking at the end of the 3 month treatment period, further treatments may be suitable. You should discuss prolonging use of the product with your doctor, nurse or pharmacist.


We suggest…

Combination Therapy
(Patch + Lozenge)

21mg patch step 1, 1mg lozenge

We suggest…

Combination Therapy (Patch + Lozenge)

You can use Nicotinell® patches in combination with Nicotinell® Lozenge* to help manage your cravings. The patches can provide you with a constant supply of nicotine around the clock, but if at any time you feel a strong urge to smoke, you can use the lozenge to help take the edge off your cravings and stay on track.

However, combination therapy is not recommended for long-term use, and you should speak to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before starting on this treatment course. Please note, however, if you are using the 1mg lozenge in combination with the patch, you should stop smoking completely.

*refers to 1mg lozenge only


Are you 18 years old or above?

Please consult your doctor

Nicotinell® lozenges aren’t intended for use in people under the age of 18. Nicotinell® patches and gum aren’t intended for use in people under the age of 12. Please consult a doctor.

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