Pill Or Patch? Test Could Tell Best Way To Quit Smoking
Some scientists now say a blood test reserved for research can predict whether a pill or a nicotine patch is your best shot at quitting smoking.By Cliff Judy | January 12, 2015
For those truly addicted to smoking, the frustrations of quitting go well beyond mental fortitude.
Now, scientists say a strategy based on how your body breaks down nicotine might be the best way to kick the habit.
Researchers published their findings online Sunday in The Lancet. They argued blood tests normally reserved just for use in studies helped them know whether nicotine patches or pills helped each individual trying to quit more than the other.