NICOTINE REPLACEMENT THERAPY (NRT)

There are many forms of NRT’s available on the market in Australia these include nicotine patches, mouth spray, gum, lozenges and inhalers. For more information about NRT’s please visit: https://www.cancercouncil.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/16138_CA_CAN5084_NRTFactsheet_WEB.pdf

Snus

Snus is a moist powdered tobacco product that is not smoked, but placed under the lip, where nicotine is absorbed into the bloodstream this is currently illegal in Australia.

For more information about Snus please visit: https://www.tobaccoinaustralia.org.au/chapter-18-harm-reduction/indepth-18a-smokeless-tobacco/18a-4-snus

Heated Tobacco

This is also known as Heat-not-burn or HnB. These products are designed to heat processed tobacco without burning to produce vapour which is tobacco-flavoured and contains nicotine. This vapour is then inhaled in a similar way to e-cigarettes. Heat not burn  products are currently illegal in Australia.

For more information about HnB products please visit: https://www.tobaccoinaustralia.org.au/chapter-18-harm-reduction/indepth-18c-non-combustible-cigarettes/18c-1-the-heated-tobacco-product-market