Nicorette Quickmist is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) nicotine. On this page you will find out more about Nicorette Quickmist, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: nicotine
Information for medicine and pack size:
Nicorette Quickmist 1 mg/actuation oral spray, 2 x 150 actuations
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
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What this medicine is for
An aid for the treatment of tobacco dependence by relieving nicotine cravings and withdrawal symptoms, thereby facilitating smoking cessation in smokers motivated to quit. For smokers who are currently unable or not ready to stop smoking abruptly, the mouth spray may also be used as part of a smoking reduction strategy as a step towards stopping completely.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||Clear to weakly opalescent, colorless to light yellow solution|
|Route of administration||Buccal|
1 x 150 doses: Not Scheduled after consideration by Committee
2 x 150 doses: Not Scheduled after consideration by Committee
3 x 150 doses: Not Scheduled after consideration by Committee
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Type||Aerosol - Pump Actuated Metered Dose|
|Storage temperature||Store below 25 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||No information available|
|Life time||24 Months|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
Check if you can use your medicine whilst playing sport. Search the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) database that provides information about the prohibited status of specific medications and/or the active ingredient based on the current World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List.