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Quit smoking, nicotine patches - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hello
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Dear Sir, I want to quit smoking... Can you please suggest some way to do it?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   I can help you
Doctor :   First you should know that if you fail to quit smoking you have to try again
User :   Alright
Doctor :   and the number of times you have to try is unlimited
User :   okay

User :   Will nicotine patches help?
Doctor :   First you can seek help from the de addiction professional
User :   And are they available
Doctor :   who can prescribe you alternative
Doctor :   like gums, patches, lozenges etc
User :   alright
Doctor :   which cause less effects than smoke
Doctor :   and at the same time you have to knwo that there are some withdrawl effects of smoking
Doctor :   and he will counsel you on how ot overcome those effects
Doctor :   There are some medicines too
Doctor :   which help in smoking
User :   But I can't find any doctor who can help me quit smoking...
Doctor :   depending on the req he may prescribe you that
User :   because I don't think patches or gums are available in india
Doctor :   There are professional de addiction specialist
User :   Can you connect me to one of them?
Doctor :   pscyhotherapist are also trained in them
User :   okay
Doctor :   Psychiatrist can refer yu to some
Doctor :   in your city
Doctor :   Do not neglect to contact them asap
Doctor :   basis

Doctor :   because it is the most imp goal
Doctor :   for you
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