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What, if any, are the long-term effects of using a nicotine replacement therapy?

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Dr. Bryan Treacy answered

Specializes in Gynecology

The long term effects of nrt are not clear, however, dependence upon the replacement is possible. Yet, compared to smoking itself, i suspect the long term effects of nrt pale in comparison. There have been no links to increased cancer or cholesterol or heart disease with long term use of nrt.

Answered Jul 6, 2012

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