Nicotine agonists are used to aid in smoking cessation. They work by blocking receptors in the brain from nicotine.

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This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular Nicotine Agonists

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Chantix
323
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Varenicline (Chantix) is an expensive drug used to help people quit smoking. It can reduce the symptoms caused by stopping smoking. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. A generic form of Chantix may become available in 2020. It is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
nicotine
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NICOTINE helps people stop smoking. This medicine replaces the nicotine found in cigarettes and helps to decrease withdrawal effects. It is most effective when used in combination with a stop-smoking program.
Nicotrol
326
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NICOTINE helps people stop smoking. This medicine replaces the nicotine found in cigarettes and helps to decrease withdrawal effects. It is most effective when used in combination with a stop-smoking program.
Nicorette
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NICOTINE helps people stop smoking. This medicine replaces the nicotine found in cigarettes and helps to decrease withdrawal effects. It is most effective when used in combination with a stop-smoking program.
Nicoderm CQ
N/A N/A See Prices
NICOTINE helps people stop smoking. The patches replace the nicotine found in cigarettes and help to decrease withdrawal effects. They are most effective when used in combination with a stop-smoking program.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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