Advertisement

Topics

Smoking While on Transdermal Nicotine Replacement Therapy: Effects on Craving and Cessation

2014-08-27 03:46:11 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Smoking while on nicotine patches will help subjects to reduce their expired carbon monoxide levels from the levels they were before they started using the patch. Subjects will also decrease their daily consumption of cigarettes, change how they smoke the cigarette, and will show reduced reactivity to smoking-related cues and reduced craving.

Description

Subjects who smoke while on an individually dosed tNRT will reduce their expired carbon monoxide levels from pre- to post-treatment conditions. They will also decrease their daily consumption of cigarettes, change their smoking topography, and will show reduced reactivity to smoking-related cues and reduced craving.

Study Design

Allocation: Non-Randomized, Control: Uncontrolled, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Nicotine Dependence

Intervention

Nicoderm

Location

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Toronto
Ontario
Canada
M5S 2S1

Status

Completed

Source

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Results (where available)

View Results

Links

Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:46:11-0400

Clinical Trials [746 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

A Safety and Cognitive Function Study of EVP-6124 Versus Placebo in Subjects With Nicotine Dependence

This study is designed to evaluate the initial evidence for efficacy of the investigational medicine, EVP-6124, to improve smoking cessation outcomes with and without a standard taper of n...

Assessment of High Dose Transdermal Nicotine for Fast Metabolizers of Nicotine

Unfortunately, the investigators still need to assess and identify novel ways to help people quit smoking. Differences between people in terms of how fast they metabolize nicotine influenc...

Study of Nicotine Replacement Therapy in Pregnancy

The overall objective of this study is to assess the effectiveness of NRT (Nicoderm patches) plus counselling treatment in women in the second and third trimester of pregnancy.

An Effectiveness Trial of Maintenance Therapy for Nicotine Dependence

The transdermal nicotine patch is the most widely used form of tobacco dependence treatment in the US and Europe, but most smokers are unable to successfully quit with this form of treatme...

Smoking Cessation Medications: Efficacy, Mechanisms and Algorithms

The proposed work will advance the understanding and effectiveness of tobacco dependence treatment and result in more smokers quitting successfully.

PubMed Articles [1824 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Assessing nicotine dependence in adolescent E-cigarette users: The 4-item Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) Nicotine Dependence Item Bank for electronic cigarettes.

Adolescent e-cigarette use (i.e., "vaping") likely confers risk for developing nicotine dependence. However, there have been no studies assessing e-cigarette nicotine dependence in youth. We evaluated...

Is the Fagerström test for nicotine dependence invariant across secular trends in smoking? A question for cross-birth cohort analysis of nicotine dependence.

The Fagerström Test for Nicotine Dependence (FTND), a derivation of the Fagerström Tolerance Questionnaire, was first published in 1991. The FTND remains one of the most widely used measures of nico...

Nicotine dependence among adolescents in the European Union: How many and who are affected?

Nicotine dependence during adolescence increases the risk of continuing smoking into adulthood. The magnitude of nicotine dependence among adolescents in the European Union (EU) has not been establish...

E-cigarette- specific symptoms of nicotine dependence among Texas adolescents.

The potential of e-cigarettes to elicit symptoms of nicotine dependence has not been adequately studied, particularly in adolescent populations. The present study examined the prevalence of e-cigarett...

Associations between opioid and nicotine dependence in nationally representative samples of United States adult daily smokers.

Smoking prevalence among adults with opioid dependence far exceeds that of the general population, and cessation outcomes in this group are one-fourth that of smokers without a substance use disorder....

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Nicotine is highly toxic alkaloid. It is the prototypical agonist at nicotinic cholinergic receptors where it dramatically stimulates neurons and ultimately blocks synaptic transmission. Nicotine is also important medically because of its presence in tobacco smoke.

Chewing gum which contains NICOTINE.

Strong dependence, both physiological and emotional, upon morphine.

Strong dependence, both physiological and emotional, upon heroin.

Strong physiological and emotional dependence on OPIUM.

More From BioPortfolio on "Smoking While on Transdermal Nicotine Replacement Therapy: Effects on Craving and Cessation"

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 

Relevant Topics

Psychiatry
Psychiatry is the study of mental disorders and their diagnosis, management and prevention.  Conditions include schizophrenia, severe depression and panic disorders among others. There are pharmaceutical treatments as well as other therapies to help...

Mental Health
Adhd Anorexia Depression Dyslexia Mental Health Psychiatry Schizophrenia Stress Mental health, although not being as obvious as physical health, is very important, causing great unhappiness to those affected, causing add...

Public Health
Alternative Medicine Cleft Palate Complementary & Alternative Medicine Congenital Diseases Dentistry Ear Nose & Throat Food Safety Geriatrics Healthcare Hearing Medical Devices MRSA Muscular Dyst...


Searches Linking to this Trial