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2013-10-11 13:18:32

Findings alleviate safety concerns over drugs -- Zyban and Champix A study to assess whether patients prescribed smoking cessation drugs are at an increased risk of suicide, self-harm and treated depression compared with users of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) has found no evidence of an increased risk. The findings, led by researchers from the University of Bristol, are published online in the British Medical Journal [BMJ] today [11 October]. Varenicline (brand name Champix in the...

2013-10-09 23:00:45

New book ‘Surviving the Habit: A Nicotine Addict’s Guide to Quitting Smoking’ helps people realize the truth of nicotine dependency, accept it and treat it as an addiction. Wayne, MI (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 "Surviving the Habit: A Nicotine Addict’s Guide to Quitting Smoking" is a book that provides a motivational, educational and comprehensive treatment plan employing a gradual quit method to help people become smokeless survivors. It is user friendly and easy to...

2013-10-07 13:46:06

This press release is in support of a presentation by Dr. Jocelyne Caboche on Sunday Oct. 6 at the 26th ECNP Congress in Barcelona, Spain The extracellular-signal regulated kinase (ERK) pathway plays a role in multiple drug addictions and appears to modulate neuronal plasticity through epigenetic mechanisms, say French scientists. The discovery could pave the way for new therapeutic options for treating drug addictions, the researchers claim. "The molecular adaptations induced by ERK...

2013-10-07 13:15:28

This press release is in support of a presentation by Dr. Jocelyne Caboche on Sunday Oct. 6 at the 26th ECNP Congress in Barcelona, Spain The extracellular-signal regulated kinase (ERK) pathway plays a role in multiple drug addictions and appears to modulate neuronal plasticity through epigenetic mechanisms, say French scientists. The discovery could pave the way for new therapeutic options for treating drug addictions, the researchers claim. "The molecular adaptations induced by ERK...

2013-10-02 08:31:23

No smoke or lingering tobacco odor and you now have choices CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- RAD Vapor, a leading electronic cigarette manufacturer, recently launched two experiential rock n' roll themed flagship stores in the popular beach community of Encinitas, CA and the relaxed mountain town of Colorado Springs, CO. With the newness of the industry and the variety of e liquid flavors, a brick and mortar store is still an important part of the business...

2013-10-01 16:26:42

MIAMI, Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Power Electronic Cigarettes is excited to announce the launch of their much awaited ecommerce site www.powerecigs.com. Power Electronic Cigarettes offers a clean, affordable alternative to smokers. Their innovative alternative to cigarettes is not only highly sought by many who desire to make the switch from traditional cigarettes, but has generated a mass appeal because their product looks, feels, and tastes like a real cigarette. Power Electronic...

2013-09-30 23:33:36

The global market for smoking cessation medicines was valued at $2.11 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach $2.12 billion by 2013. BCC Research projects the market to grow to $2.5 billion by 2018, and register a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.4% from 2013 to 2018. Wellesley, MA (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 According to a new technical market research report, Medicines for Smoking Cessation: Global Markets from BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com), the global...

FDA Urged To Regulate Electronic Cigarettes
2013-09-25 04:46:13

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online [ Watch the Video: The Risks Of Smoking E-Cigarettes For Teens ] A group consisting of 40 state attorneys general has petitioned the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) calling upon the regulatory agency to start regulating electronic cigarettes in much the same way that they do tobacco products. In a letter dated September 24, members of the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) urged the FDA to meet the...

2013-09-24 16:25:36

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last week, several organizations sent a joint letter to the President, asking him to order the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to promptly assert authority over all tobacco products not currently under its jurisdiction. The organizations imply that the delay is resulting in negative health consequences. However, they never mention any specific consequences, and for a good reason: They are proposing a "solution" where no problem...

2013-09-23 08:28:38

MIAMI, Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Fuisz LLC announced today the issuance of US patent 8,529,914, titled: "Bioactive Dose Having Containing a Material for Modulating pH of a Bodily Fluid to Help or Hinder Absorption of a Bioactive." The allowed claims are directed to a rapid release coating on a tobacco pouch that increases the local pH to maximize absorption of nicotine from tobacco. The rapid release coating may be applied through a variety of manufacturing methods, such as...


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Nicotine Replacement Therapy
2013-03-04 16:06:28

Nicotine replacement therapy is the administration of nicotine by other means than smoking. This change in the way nicotine is delivered prevents the harmful effects of smoking and is usually used in smoking cessation. Types Nicotine replacement therapy can be administered in several forms. The type used depends on the patient and what fits into their lifestyle best. The forms available include: Nicotine patches – transdermal (through the skin) Nicotine gum – orally (through the...

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