Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT)
QuitNow-NH offers no-cost Nicotine Gum, Patches and Lozenges to all NH residents when available. Call today (1-800-QUIT-NOW) to see if you qualify.
You are 3 times as likely to succeed in your quit attempt if you use NRT and a quit plan.
There are a number of over the counter and prescribed medications you can use in coordination with your quit plan.
- Medication, such as: Chantix and Wellbutrin
- Nicotine Nasal Spray
- Nicotine Inhaler
- Nicotine Patch
- Nicotine Gum
A pharmacist explains using NRT to a customer in this 9 min. video.
Sometimes a combination of medications may be more effective to suppress withdrawal symptoms. Talk with your doctor about what is best for you. If you are a Medicaid Member, the generic brands for tobacco treatment prescriptions are covered. In addition, Verenicline (Chantix) is covered. View the Medicaid Smoking and Tobacco Use Cessation page for more information.