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Where can i wear my nicotine patch?

Use nicotine skin patches exactly as directed. Do not use more or less of them or use them more often than prescribed by your doctor. Apply the patch to a clean, dry, hairless area of skin on the upper chest, upper arm, or hip as directed by the package directions.

Where to apply nicotine patch on body? The effective place and timing for nicotine patch are in the morning, on a clean, dry hairless part of the body between neck and waist like on upper arm and chest, and the patch should be changed daily and always prefer to stick a new patch on a different location than previous one to avoid skin irritation.

Can you smoke on the patch? However, never use a nicotine patch and smoke at the same time. Smoking and wearing a nicotine patch at the same time can cause a nicotine overdose which can sometimes cause death. Be aware of any symptoms you develop while wearing a nicotine patch to recognize a possible nicotine overdose.

Where to place Nicoderm patch? According to Nicoderm CQ’s manufaturer, the patch can be worn on almost any non-hairy area of the body. So, yes, it can be worn on the belly. Mild itching, redness, burning, and stinging can happen at the application site.

What strength nicotine patch do I Need? Nicotine patches typically come in three different dosage strengths: 21mg, 14mg, and 7mg, though this may vary between manufacturers slightly. These numbers refer to the amount of nicotine in the product. The 21mg patch is usually recommended as a starting point for people who smoke a pack of 20 cigarettes or more daily.