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Thursday, October 8, 2015
Smoking and Tobacco
how long does it usually take a smoker to quit?
Quitting is a process that happens over time. Nicotine withdrawal is usually over in a few days to a week or so. Cravings continue for weeks to months, with a gradual decrease in frequency and intensity.
Jerry Friemoth, MD
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati