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  • What happens if a child ingests NiQuitin Minis Lozenges?
    • If a child has eaten a NiQuitin Minis lozenge, contact your doctor or nearest hospital casualty department immediately. If possible show them the NiQuitin Minis packet or the leaflet within it.

      Be sure to keep NiQuitin Minis Lozenges and any other quit smoking aids safely out of the reach and sight of children.

  • Can people who smoke roll-ups use NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum?
    • You can use NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum if you want to cut down or quit smoking roll-ups. If you have your first roll-up within 30 minutes of waking, use NiQuitin Fresh Mint 4 mg Gum. If you start smoking more than 30 minutes after waking up, opt for NiQuitin Fresh Mint 2 mg Gum. Chew 1 piece of NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum when you have the urge to smoke, to a total of 8 to 12 pieces a day. Gradually reduce your use to just 1 or 2 pieces a day until you are nicotine free.

  • What happens if a child ingests NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum?
    • Signs of an overdose may include headache, sickness, stomach pains and diarrhoea. If you suspect nicotine poisoning in a child, contact your doctor or nearest hospital casualty department immediately. If possible show them the NiQuitin packet or the leaflet within it.  Be sure to keep NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum and any other quit smoking aids safely out of the reach and sight of children.

  • What if I use too much NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum?
    • Because you get much less nicotine from NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum than from smoking a cigarette, it’s highly unlikely that you will overdose. If you do use too many, the effects would be similar to smoking more cigarettes than you’re used to – you may feel sick, dizzy and unwell. If you’re concerned, stop using NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum and seek medical advice from a doctor or healthcare professional. If possible, show them the packet or the leaflet within it.

  • Can I chew more than one piece of NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum at any one time?
    • You should not chew more than one piece of NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum at a time. Each piece of gum is designed to provide exactly the right amount of nicotine to reduce your cravings and withdrawal symptoms. Chew 8-12 pieces a day, up to a maximum of 15. Gradually reduce the number of pieces you use per day until you don’t need it anymore.

  • What should I do if I smoke whilst on a treatment course of NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum?
    • If you have smoked a cigarette or two but want to quit, then you can carry on using NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum. If you have gone back to smoking, it’s better to set a new quit date and try again when you’re ready. Or, if you feel that giving up straightaway is too big a step, you can use the gum to help you cut down the number of cigarettes you smoke as a first step to aid you to stop completely. Taking part in a support programme can increase your chance of stopping smoking.

  • Can I drink alcohol while I'm on a treatment course of NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum?
    • You can drink alcohol while on a treatment course of NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum. However, you shouldn’t drink alcoholic or non-alcoholic drinks whilst actually chewing. You might want to avoid drinking alcohol (particularly in social situations) if you associate it with smoking.

  • Can I eat or drink while chewing NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum?
    • You should not eat or drink while chewing NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum. Food and drink can interfere with the nicotine absorption from the gum, so we recommend that you don’t have anything else in your mouth whilst chewing it.

  • How often should I use NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum?
    • Chew one piece of NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum when you have the urge to smoke. It’s recommended to chew between 8-12 pieces a day, but do not use more than 15 a day. Gradually reduce your use of the gum to just 1 or 2 pieces a day to help you become nicotine free.

  • What is unique about NiQuitin Extra Fresh Mint Gum triple flavour technology?
    • Our unique triple flavour technology is scientifically designed to release an instant mint burst, layers of freshness and unbeatable flavour* (*216 person sensory study comparing 2mg mint nicotine gums).