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23 percent with Chantix compared to 14.6 percent with Zyban. 30 percent of the patients, however, did report nausea with Chantix.

In the third study 1210 smokers were involved who remained abstinent for at least 7 days after completing a 12-week course of Chantix. The subjects were randomized to continue the drug for an additional 12 weeks or switch to placebo.

It was found that subjects who remained on Chantix had a continuous abstinence rate from weeks 13 to 52 of 43.6 percent, which was higher than the 36.9 percent rate seen in the placebo group.

According to Klesges although the results are encouraging smokers should not get caught up in the media hype likely to surround this new drug and think that it represents any easy cure for their problem. "There is no such thing as a magic bullet for any condition, let alone one that involves complex human behavior."

Still, as Klesges noted, ‘This drug may be as good as we're going to get in terms of a medical therapy for smoking cessation. There clearly is an addictive component to smoking and the best results are achieved when a medical therapy is combined with a behavioral intervention.’


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