Nicotinell 21mg/24 Hour Patches Step 1 relieves and/or prevents cravings and nicotine withdrawal symptoms associated with smoking dependence. The patches are intended to aid smokers wishing to quit or reduce prior to quitting as well as to assist smokers who are unwilling or unable to smoke, and as a safer alternative to smoking for smokers and those around them.
You are more likely to quit smoking when using this product with help from your pharmacist, doctor, a trained counsellor, or a support programme.
If you need advice before starting to use nicotine patches, talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist.
For adults and adolescents over 12 years of age. Read the enclosed instructions carefully before use. You must not smoke whilst using these patches. Apply one patch every 24 hours to a clean, dry, hairless area of skin. After 24 hours, use a new patch.
Do not use if you are non-smoker or occasional smoker, you have a skin disease, or you are allergic to any of the components of the patch.
Consult your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before starting to use these patches if you are under 12 years of age, in hospital with serious heart disease, pregnant or breast-feeding or under a doctor's care or taking prescribed medication.
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