Active Ingredient(s): Nicotine
FDA Approved: * March 22, 1996
Category: Stop Smoking

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Nicotrol Overview

Nicotine is a chiral alkaloid that is naturally produced in the nightshade family of plants (most predominantly in tobacco and Duboisia hopwoodii)[6] and is widely used recreationally as a stimulant and anxiolytic. As a pharmaceutical drug, it is used for smoking cessation to relieve withdrawal symptoms.[7][4][8][9] Nicotine acts as a receptor agonist at most nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChRs),[10&...

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nicatrol inhaler

to help you quit smoking ## How do you inhale on the Nicatrol inhaler? In puffs,or long pulls, and for how long on each cartridge? Please describe the process to me. And also what not to do! ## You should follow the instructions in the packaging or use as directed by your doctor. ## Here is the web address to view a Pfizer .PDF document describing everything you need to know. Hope this helps you as it did me. ## lways bs I’ve asked my question an yet it’s saying “must leave detailed msg”7 Is a script needed an does ins cover ?


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Film, Extended Release: 10mg/16hr, 11mg/24hr, 14mg/24hr, 15mg/16hr, 21mg/24hr, 22mg/24hr, 5mg/16hr, 7mg/24hr, 7mg/24hr + 14mg/24hr + 21mg/24hr
  • Gum, Chewing: 2mg, 4mg
  • Inhalant: 10mg/ctg, 4mg/cartridge
  • Lozenge: 2mg, 4mg
  • Spray, Metered: 0.5mg/actuation, 0.5mg/spray
  • Troche/lozenge: 2mg, 4mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Nicotrol: (3 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0009-5400 Nicotrol 4 mg/1 Respiratory (Inhalation) Inhalant by Pharmacia and Upjohn Company
  • 0009-5401 Nicotrol 10 mg/ml Nasal Spray, Metered by Pharmacia and Upjohn Company
  • 54868-5052 Nicotrol 4 mg/1 Respiratory (Inhalation) Inhalant by Physicians Total Care, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Nicotine or a similar ingredient: (8 results)

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