Smoking Cessation Medication

Popular Smoking Cessation Drugs

Popularity Drug Name Drug Class Price Price Trend
Nicotine Agonists 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.
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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.
Atypical Antidepressants 38
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Zyban (bupropion extended-release) is an atypical antidepressant used as an aid in smoking cessation. Bupropion is also the active ingredient in Wellbutrin, which is used to treat depression. Both Zyban and Wellbutrin are available as generic bupropion, but may not be substituted for each other.
Nicotine Agonists 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.
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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.
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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.

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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