Nicotinell (Nicotine)

Strength(s): 17.5 mg ; 35 mg ; 52.5 mg

Active Ingredient: Nicotine



Nicotinell is a medication that is used in nicotine replacement therapy. This therapy helps people who are looking to quit smoking. This medication comes in the form of chewing gum and is available in different flavors including Liquorice, Classic, Mint, Fruit, and Icemint. Nicotinell is available in 2 dosage strengths: 2 mg and 4 mg.

This medication contains nicotine, a substance found in tobacco. Chewing this gum causes the release of nicotine which is absorbed in the mouth. This product does not contain harmful substances that are present in tobacco such as carbon monoxide and tar.

This medication can be used when you:

  • Want to quit smoking completely.
  • Want to cut down on your smoking habits.
  • Are not able to smoke.
  • Do not wish to smoke.
  • Develop cravings after quitting smoking.

How to use Nicotinell

Before taking this medication, read the instructions on the package and the Patient Information Leaflet provided by your pharmacist. If any questions arise, consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Nicotinell should be used when you feel the urge to smoke. The correct procedure of chewing is quite important. Take one piece of gum, chew slowly until the taste becomes strong, rest the gum in your mouth between the gum and the cheek, chew it again until the taste fades. This routine should continue for around half an hour.

Always use 1 piece of gum at a time and a maximum of 25 pieces of 2 mg gum on a single day. For most people, 8-12 pieces are enough for a day.


Do not take Nicotinell if you are allergic to it. Also, if you have other allergies, discuss them with your doctor before getting your prescription. Inactive ingredients present in this drug may lead to an allergic reaction. For more details, consult your pharmacist.

Discuss your medical history with your doctor before taking this medication especially in the case of diabetes, stomach ulcers, stroke, high blood pressure, heart disease, low sodium, overactive thyroid, severe inflammation of the mouth, kidney disease, liver disease.

During pregnancy, use of Nicotinell is encouraged. This medication poses far fewer risks than smoking. Smoking could severely harm the unborn baby and this therapy should be used to avoid smoking. Consult your doctor to understand the risks and benefits.

This product does pass into breast milk. However, it poses far fewer risks than smoking. When breastfeeding, make sure you do so before taking this product. This will reduce the amount of nicotine transferred to the nursing infant. Consult your doctor to understand the risks and benefits.

Side effects

Common side effects experienced when taking this medication include sleep disturbances, headache, dizziness.

Serious side effects you may experience while taking this medication include difficulty breathing. Severe itching, swollen face, throat, tongue or lips.

Where to buy Nicotinell

You can now order Nicotinell online and get high-quality medication at cheap and discounted prices. Nicotinell is available in any online pharmacy. When you buy Nicotinell online, you make big savings when compared to visiting a physical pharmacy. Also, you enjoy the convenience of having it shipped to your doorstep. Buy Nicotinell today and start your treatment.

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