Nicotinell gum relieves and/or helps to prevent craving and nicotine withdrawal symptoms associated with smoking dependence. It is indicated to aid smokers wishing to quit or reduce prior to quitting as well as to assist smokers who are unwilling or unable to smoke, and as a safer alternative to smoking for smokers and those around them. When chewed, nicotine is released slowly and absorbed through the lining of the mouth. Why Nicotinell: Nicotinell nicotine gum helps to quit smoking by relieving five withdrawal symptoms of quitting - anxiety, frustration, restlessness, irritability and cravings. Nicotinell nicotine gum are available in 2 mg and 4 mg strengths in two sugar free flavours - mint and fruit. Which strength: If you smoke less than 20 cigarettes per day, consider Nicotinell 2 mg medicated gum; smokers of more than 20 cigarettes per day should consider Nicotinell 4 mg medicated gum.