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Can I take varenicline with other nicotine replacement therapies?

Unless your doctor recommends otherwise, it is best to take varenicline (Chantix) without nicotine replacement therapies. Findings have not confirmed the safety and effectiveness of taking varenicline in combination with other smoking cessation medications.

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