Nicorette Icy Mint Gum is a stop smoking aid. This gum has a unique dual coating that provides freshness, a lasting mint flavour and masks the bitter taste of nicotine. This gum also is proven to improve teeth whiteness.
To make sure you get the most from NEW NICORETTE Icy Mint Gum you should use the correct chewing technique. Follow the chew-park-chew method. Chew gum slowly until taste becomes strong then rest gum between gum and cheek. Chew gum again when taste has faded.
Please note: The below programmes are a guide only.
For Adults 18 years and over. NICORETTE Regular Strength Gum Weaning Programme Step 1 - 4-6 pieces of gum per day (12 weeks)
Step 2 - 2-3 pieces of gum per day (2 weeks)
Step 3 - 1-2 pieces of gum per day gradually reducing to zero (2 weeks)
NICORETTE® Extra Strength Gum Weaning Programme Step 1 - 4-6 pieces of gum per day (12 weeks) Step 2 - 2-3 pieces of gum per day (2 weeks) Step 3 - 1-2 pieces of gum per day gradually reducing to zero (2 weeks)
Active ingredients: Nicotine. Also contains Xylitol (0.31g per piece of gum). Products containing Xylitol may have a laxative effect or cause diarrhoea. Does not contain saccharin/ aspartame/ sucrose/ lactose or gluten.
Nicorette Icy Mint should not be given to children. All forms of nicotine should be avoided in pregnancy. Smokers who wear dentures may find it hard to chew Nicorette. Patients with gastritis, peptic ulcer, angina or who have had coronary heart disease should discuss this with their doctor before using Nicorette Icy Mint. Nicorette Icy Mint in the dose recommended, has not been found to produce any serious adverse effects in healthy people. Nicotine from the gum can occasionally cause slight irritation of the throat at the start of the treatment, and may also cause increased salivation. Excessive swallowing of nicotine-containing saliva may cause hiccuping. Those with a tendency to indigestion may suffer initially may suffer from mild indigestion or heart burn, especially if the 4mg is used. Slower chewing and the use of the 2mg gum (if necessary more frequently) will usually help overcome problems such as throat irritation or hiccups.