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1

What are the "5 A's"?

Ask, Advise, Assess, Assist, Arrange

2

How many cigarettes come in a pack?

20

3

How is Nicotine Gum dosed?

1st cig > 30 min after waking: 2mg gum. 1st cig < 30 min after waking: 4mg gum. MAX: 24 pieces/day

4

How is Nicotine Lozenge dosed?

Exact same way as gum. Minimum of 9 lozenges/day, MAX of 20 lozenges/day

5

How is Nicotine Transdermal dosed?

Apply upon waking on quit date. > 10 cigs/day: 21mg/24h x4 weeks (generic) x6 weeks (NicoDerm CQ) --> 14mg/24h x2 weeks --> 7mg/24h x2 weeks. < 10 cig/day: 14mg/24h x6 weeks --> 7mg/24h x2 weeks

6

What is the generic name of Zyban?

Bupropion-Sustained Release

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How is Zyban dosed?

150mg QAM x3d --> 150mg BID x7-12 weeks. MAX: 300mg/day. Avoid at bedtime to minimize insomnia

8

What is the BBW associated with Zyban?

Neuropsychiatric symptoms: increased risk of suicidal thinking and behavior in young adults with depression or psychiatric disorders

9

What is the generic name of Chantix?

Varenicline (tablet)

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What is the BBW with Chantix?

Same as Zybans