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Since I quit smoking, I feel dazed and unable to concentrate. Is this normal?
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Dr. Alan Wartenberg
Addiction Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
One of the reasons people smoke tobacco is that it gives them greater focus and attention span.
Nicotine withdrawal often produces the opposite - impaired concentration and focus. It will pass. If it is severe and causing your problems in everyday life, the use of nicotine replacement (patches etc.) with gradually decreasing doses will help. Talk to your health care provider.

In brief: Yes
One of the reasons people smoke tobacco is that it gives them greater focus and attention span.
Nicotine withdrawal often produces the opposite - impaired concentration and focus. It will pass. If it is severe and causing your problems in everyday life, the use of nicotine replacement (patches etc.) with gradually decreasing doses will help. Talk to your health care provider.
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Dr. Stuart Wasser
Addiction Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Depends
Nicotine withdrawal starts within 12 hours, peaks in 48 hours andseems to take up to a few weeeks to resolve.
These symptoms are normal when in this time frame.

In brief: Depends
Nicotine withdrawal starts within 12 hours, peaks in 48 hours andseems to take up to a few weeeks to resolve.
These symptoms are normal when in this time frame.
Dr. Stuart Wasser
Dr. Stuart Wasser
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