1. What is nicotine gum?

It is a chewing gum that gives your body small amounts of nicotine to help you overcome your nicotine addiction.

2. Can I use nicotine gum if I am pregnant?

It is FDA Class D: There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.

3. Is nicotine gum FDA approved?


4. Any restrictions with nicotine gum use?

Nicotine gum is not controlled as tobacco products.

Use with caution if dental problems and temporomandibular joint disease (TMJ)

5. Instructions for nicotine gum use:

12 weeks of use

Wait more than 15 minutes following eating or drinking to use

Do NOT smoke while using this gum as it can lead to nicotine overdose.

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