Lozenges are like tablets containing nicotine. They are mint flavored. Lozenges are not supposed to be swallowed they have to be kept under the tongue which releases nicotine into the blood. They are quit easy to use. These are more effective for people who are highly addicted to nicotine. Use a correct dose of the lozenges. Stop smoking once you start using lozenge. Avoid drinking juices or acidic drinks like beer, coffee while having the lozenges, as this would reduce its effect. They also are available in strengths like 2mg and 4mg. For the right dose it is advisable to consult a doctor.
It is a very effective and fruitful method for people who smoke continuously and need a high level of nicotine.
Nicotine alone is not the cause of cancer or heart diseases unlike smoking. Lozenges are quit safe when used appropriately. It works well when you are working on your smoking behavior. It does not contain carbon monoxide or other harmful chemical substances.
These are minor and would reduce gradually.
- Sore throat
- Mouth irritation
- Use one lozenge at a time and do not exceed 20 in a day.
- Avoid drinking or eating 15 minutes before and after using of the lozenge or even while having it in your mouth.
- In case you are suffering any disease consult the doctor before using them.
- Consider another method of quitting to smoke which is drug free if you pregnant.