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If you have high blood pressure, heart problems, or kidney disease, talk to your healthcare provider before using the nicotine inhaler. People who are allergic to any of the medication's ingredients should avoid the nicotine inhaler altogether. Other warnings include not using this drug for longer than six months and taking special precautions if you have diabetes or lung problems.

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using the nicotine inhaler (Nicotrol® Inhaler) if you have:
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
  • Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Breastfeeding.
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Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
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Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;
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