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Drug information on Nicotinic Acid (Nicotine) from Delvin Formulations Pvt. Ltd.

Nicotinic Acid

Delvin Formulations Pvt. Ltd.
Generic : Nicotine
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Drug Name : Nicotine

Nicotine(Nicotrol) generic Nicotinic Acid is a stimulant and detoxifying agent, prescribed for smoking cessation.
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Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc  | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017

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Medical Condition(s) for which Nicotinic Acid may be prescribed

Side effects of Nicotinic Acid

   Most Common : Indigestion, nausea, diarrhea and hiccup.

   Heart : Chest discomfort, lung inflammation and high blood pressure.

   Miscellaneous : Headache, influenza-like symptoms, pain, back-pain, allergy, tingling, flatulence and fever.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Dose is based on patient�s condition.

How to use Nicotinic Acid?

It comes as a gum or a lozenge to take by mouth, with or without food.

When is Nicotinic Acid not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Nicotinic Acid

Caution should be exercised in patients with history heart disease, irregular heartbeat, high blood pressure, chest pain, overactive thyroid, sugar, lung, liver or kidney disease, stomach ulcer, any allergy, who are taking other medication, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Other Precautions for Nicotinic Acid

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Nicotinic Acid

Store it at room temperature (25�C).

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