Transdermal Nicotine. A review of its pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic properties, and therapeutic efficacy as an aid to smoking cessation.

@article{Palmer1992TransdermalNA,
  title={Transdermal Nicotine. A review of its pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic properties, and therapeutic efficacy as an aid to smoking cessation.},
  author={Katharine J. Palmer and Micaela M Buckley and Diana Faulds},
  journal={Drugs},
  year={1992},
  volume={44 3},
  pages={
          498-529
        }
}
Transdermal nicotine delivery systems are a cigarette smoking cessation aid designed to deliver nicotine into the systemic circulation via the skin. The partial replacement of plasma nicotine, which would have otherwise been obtained from cigarettes, reduces the severity of nicotine withdrawal symptoms, and so allows the smoker to abstain from smoking more easily. The systems are available in 16- and 24-hour application regimens, and are recommended for daily use for up to 20 weeks, including a… CONTINUE READING

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