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Nicotine receptor partial agonists for smoking cessation.

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BACKGROUND: Nicotine receptor partial agonists may help people to stop smoking by a combination of maintaining moderate levels of dopamine to counteract withdrawal symptoms (acting as an agonist) and reducing smoking satisfaction (acting as an antagonist). OBJECTIVES: The primary objective of this review is to assess the efficacy and tolerability of nicotine receptor partial agonists, including cytisine, dianicline and varenicline for smoking cessation. SEARCH METHODS: We searched the Cochra...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Cochrane database of systematic reviews More from this journal
Volume:
4
Issue:
4
Pages:
CD006103
Publication date:
2012-01-01
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EISSN:
1469-493X
ISSN:
1469-493X
Language:
English
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pubs:116815
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uuid:6b54d1dc-95bf-43bc-b513-8a55e088bd0d
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pubs:116815
Source identifiers:
116815
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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