Smoking Cessation

Service

This is a 12 week programme where the pharmacist can provide motivational support and Nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) FREE. During the initial consultation you will be assessed to determine if this service is appropriate. With the pharmacist you will then decide on the best treatment options for you. After the initial consultation you will be required to attend the pharmacy on week 2, 3, 5, 7, 9 and 10 to assess your progress.

Exclusions to Service

  • Clients who are aged 14 years or under.
  • Clients with severe cardiovascular disease (including severe arrhythmia or immediately post myocardial infarction period) or a recent cerebrovascular event (stroke or TIA) or with serious kidney or liver problems.
  • Contraindication to NRT
  • Refusal to provide consent for follow-up
Links

www.ashwales.org.uk/?gclid=CISCrv2Cl7oCFQTMtAodC0MA3w

* This service is funded by the NHS In Wales