Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
198 Doctors are Online

Want to quit smoking. Want to know about lung cleaning process

hello doctor i am siddharth, 23 years age.., male.., m smoking cigrattes from past 4 years.., in starting i used to smoke only 4-5 cigrattes a day but now from past two and half year, i am smoking round about 35 cigrattes a day.., i want to quit cigratte.., i tried a lot but m unable to quit it...pls help me out.., i will be grateful to you..and also tell me how i can get rid of tar and carbon from my lungs.., i have heard about some lungs cleaning process and also tell me the approximate cost of this treatment...thank you
Asked On : Sun, 3 Feb 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  45
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Welcome to HCM,
I appreciate your will to quit,as you are young and smoking for >4 years. >35 cigarettes/day is high please consult Proper physician/Psychiatrist to help you quitting smoking.
If you have urge to smoke or withdrawal symptoms,I hope with strong determination you can easily quit this habit.
Even if there is failure to stop completely please do not leave treatment.
Certain methods help to increase success of quitting smoking.
(NRT) Nicotine replacement therapy.
Some drugs like Champix (Varenicline tartrate ) may be be used only under supervision of treating doctors.Although cost varies but approximately > Ten thousand and you save because you do not smoke.
Please take care
Good Luck
Answered: Thu, 7 Feb 2013
I find this answer helpful

1 Doctor agrees with this answer

Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]

Related questions you may be interested in


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor