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1. Nicotine replacement2. Buproprion - Zyban3. Varenicline - Chantix

Smoking cessation

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Does not address cravings10/+ per day - 21 mg/day patch<10/day - 14 mg/dayTaper dosing over time

Transdermal patch for smoking

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1. Chew until tingly/pepper taste2. Place btwn cheek & tongue until tingling stops

How to use nicotine gum?

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Antagonism of nicotinic acetylcholine recepotors1. Recent/previous head trauma2. Severe liver cirrhosis3. CNS tumors4. Use of drugs that lower the seizure threshold

How does buproprion work & who should not use it?

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Binds to alpha-4 beta-2 nicotinic receptors 1. Moderate withdrawal Sx2. Reduced craving3. Diminished psychological reward

MOA Chantix

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1. Benzphetamine - Didrex2. Diethylpropion3. Methamphetamine - Desoxyn4. Phendimetrazine - Bontril PDM5. Phentermine - Adipex-P**Works 4-6 wks inc. NE

CNS stimulants for wt loss?

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Wt loss supplement aka LorcaserinCareful w/ serotonin syndrome, kidney & liver failureHA, hypoglycemia in diabetics, back pain, URI inflammation Cardiac valvular disease?

ADRs Belviq

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Xenical

Which wt loss drug makes you shit your brains out?

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Fluoxetine

SSRI for bulemia?