Varenicline for smoking cessation among methadone-maintained smokers: a randomized clinical trial.

@article{Stein2013VareniclineFS,
  title={Varenicline for smoking cessation among methadone-maintained smokers: a randomized clinical trial.},
  author={Michael D Stein and Celeste M Caviness and Megan E Kurth and Daniel A Audet and Jean Olson and Bradley J. Anderson},
  journal={Drug and alcohol dependence},
  year={2013},
  volume={133 2},
  pages={486-93}
}
BACKGROUND With smoking rates far exceeding the general population, methadone-maintained (MMT) opiate-dependent smokers experience high rates of tobacco-related health consequences. Previous treatment studies have used nicotine replacement and produced low quit rates. METHODS We test, using a three-group randomized design, the efficacy of varenicline versus placebo, in comparison with nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) that combines nicotine patch prescription plus ad libitum nicotine rescue… CONTINUE READING
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