21. Nicotine Lozenge

Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 Update Overview

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Effectiveness of the nicotine lozenge: Results from the single randomized controlled trial.

Lozenge DoseN for active/
N for placebo
Estimated odds ratio (95% C.I.)Continuous abstinence rates at 6 months (Active/Placebo)
2 mg459/4582.0
(1.4, 2.8)
24.2/14.4
4 mg450/4512.8
(1.9, 4.0)
23.6/10.2

 


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Current as of June 2009
Internet Citation: 21. Nicotine Lozenge: Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 Update Overview. June 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/clinicians-providers/guidelines-recommendations/tobacco/clinicians/presentations/2008update-overview/slide21.html