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Quit Smoking, SG / Singapore

Summary

Quit Smoking, SG / Singapore @beauty_sg: Quit/stop smoking with the medication Champix®. Smoking cessation clinic, SG / Singapore. Private and confidential services. Definitions, references, and latest news.

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Description

Quit smoking with the medication Champix®. Revolutionary new way to stop smoking at our smoking cessation clinic. Get away from the harmful effects of smoking, without feeling the effects of withdrawal!

Advertisement: Come to sunny Singapore to have your testing and treatment. Singapore Ministry of Health registered general practice (GP) clinic:
SHIM CLINIC
168 Bedok South Avenue 3 #01-473
Singapore 460168
Tel: (+65) 6446 7446
Fax: (+65) 6449 7446
24hr Answering Tel: (+65) 6333 5550
Web: Quit Smoking, SG / Singapore
Opening Hours
Monday to Friday: 9 am to 3 pm, 7 pm to 11 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 7 pm to 11 pm
Public Holidays: Closed
Last registration: one hour before closing time.
Walk-in clinic. Appointments not required.
Bring NRIC, Work Pass or Passport for registration.

References


Latest News

Use of stopā€smoking medications in the United States before and after the introduction of varenicline
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:31:18 +0100 | Addiction
ConclusionsThe introduction of varenicline in the US coincided with a net increase in attempts to quit smoking, and, among these, a net increase in use of stopā€smoking medications. The demographic profile of varenicline users is similar to the profile of those who use other stopā€smoking medications and different from the profile of those who attempt to quit without any medication. (Source: Addiction)

FDA Advisers Vote to Keep Black-Box Warning on Chantix (FREE)
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | Physician's First Watch current issue
By Amy Orciari Herman

FDA panel supports retaining Chantix boxed warning for now
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | MD Consult: News: Top Stories
Read the full story on MD Consult:

FDA Advisers Vote to Keep Black-Box Warning on Chantix (FREE)
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | Physician's First Watch current issue
By Amy Orciari Herman Edited by Susan Sadoughi, MD An FDA advisory panel voted late last week to keep the black-box warning on the smoking cessation drug varenicline ā€¦ (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)

D.C. Week: Of Travel Bans and Chantix
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 16:13:02 +0100 | MedPage Today Pulmonary
(MedPage Today) -- Recess notwithstanding, Congress had advice on Ebola. (Source: MedPage Today Pulmonary)

Black Box Warning Should Remain on Chantix: FDA Panel
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:40:56 +0100 | WebMD Health
(Source: WebMD Health)

Keep Chantix Black Box Warning, FDA Panel SaysKeep Chantix Black Box Warning, FDA Panel Says
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:40:24 +0100 | Medscape Medical News Headlines
An FDA panel recommends waiting for data from an ongoing study designed to capture serious neuropsychiatric adverse events related to Chantix before making a final decision on the black box warning. Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)

FDA Panel: Chantix Boxed Warning Should Stay (CME/CE)
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:43:01 +0100 | MedPage Today Geriatrics
(MedPage Today) -- Some panelists said it doesn't go far enough. (Source: MedPage Today Geriatrics)

FDA panel votes to keep severe warning on Pfizer anti-smoking drug
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 20:53:07 +0100 | Reuters: Health
(Reuters) - Pfizer Inc failed to convince the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to remove a black box warning on its controversial quit-smoking drug Chantix, with an advisory panel to the agency voting against the removal on Thursday. (Source: Reuters: Health)

Impact of Cigarette Smoking Cessation on High-Density Lipoprotein Functionality.
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | Circulation Journal
Conclusions:Our findings indicate that smoking cessation leads to improved HDL functionality, increased cholesterol efflux capacity and decreased HII, without changing HDL-C or apoA-I levels or HDL subfractions. This may be one of the mechanisms by which smoking cessation improves the risk of CVD.