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    How can nicotine withdrawal effects be treated?

Hi my son is 45 years old and he is a smoker for the more than 15 years he has a lot of health problems he is due to have major surgery on Wed. I took his cig s and he is having a fit. what are the effects of him stopping he is in the hospital and can t buy any. What should I do as his mother?
Mon, 30 Apr 2018
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can the hospital provide him a nicotine patch. If he smokes a pack a day he should receive 21mg nicotine in patch form
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