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Are there over-the-counter medications for nicotine addiction?

Recovering from nicotine addiction is typically more successful when using products that help you to quit smoking. Common over-the-counter medications include nicotine gum, patches, nasal spray, lozenges, and inhalers. Many non-nicotine drugs and nicotine replacement products have been developed to help you quit smoking. Combining over-the-counter products like gum or a patch with prescription medications may increase your chances of quitting.

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