Free help to stop smoking kits including the spray advertised on tv at Boots the chemist and i think it might be all chemists
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Free help to stop smoking kits including the spray advertised on tv at Boots the chemist and i think it might be all chemists

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Found 16th Sep 2011
Hi i got talking to this lady today while having a smoke outside and she told me about this she said all chemists do it i went into Boots and signed up they have a wide range of things to try they gave me patches and a spray ive to go back on a weekly basis and collect the next lot its absolutley FREE!!!! also if you take part in there online survey you could win £200 worth of advantage points or a Boots £100 gift card in their local monthly prize draw so wish me luck and goodluck to all who try it
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think it's a con can do the same at doctors.....!!!!!!!!!!!! ok it's not free but at doctors but it's a hell of a lot cheaper in the long run
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and@mart

think it's a con can do the same at doctors.....!!!!!!!!!!!! ok it's not … think it's a con can do the same at doctors.....!!!!!!!!!!!! ok it's not free but at doctors but it's a hell of a lot cheaper in the long run


why is it a lot cheaper in the long run??? its FREE!!!!!!
you have to buy it at the full price first! and if you smoke more than 15 cigs a day your taking at lest £25 if not more for 1 week if you go 2 you doctors and get it on prescription its £7.20 and you get 6 weeks and have to go ever 2weeks after that !
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and@mart

you have to buy it at the full price first! and if you smoke more than 15 … you have to buy it at the full price first! and if you smoke more than 15 cigs a day your taking at lest £25 if not more for 1 week if you go 2 you doctors and get it on prescription its £7.20 and you get 6 weeks and have to go ever 2weeks after that !


What chemist did you go into??? No you dont i went in and asked and the gave me the patches and the spray FREE!!! NiQuitin clear and nicorette quickmist that was my first time and i spent NOTHING at all
Edited by: "momocub" 16th Sep 2011
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priscriptions are FREE !!!!
good luck. I should really do the same before I cough my lungs up.
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chalkysoil

good luck. I should really do the same before I cough my lungs up.


Thank you and thats one of the reasons im quiting that and the breathlessness and my Kids
had my last one so im off to bed fingers crossed eh! oO
Edited by: "momocub" 17th Sep 2011
if you are still fag free thats a good start and you're on your way, report back how you get on ?
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chalkysoil

if you are still fag free thats a good start and you're on your way, … if you are still fag free thats a good start and you're on your way, report back how you get on ?


Hi ive had a spray of the spray it tastes better than i expected going for shower and putting patch on then im good to go thanks for the support
Hi my husband is trying to quit-is it any boots store or does it have to be a larger one? We have a small boots with chemist in local to us..also what do you ask for when you go in? Thanks.
from boots website

The Stop Smoking Service includes:


■A private and confidential consultation with your Boots Pharmacist
■Regular counselling sessions
■Nicotine replacement such as patches, lozenges and gum*
■A Smokalyser test to assess your carbon monoxide levels**
■Expert advice on becoming smoke free - from how to curb the cravings to what health benefits to expect

Just in case you weren't already aware, giving up smoking is one of the most important decisions you'll ever make to improve your health. It will help to cut your risk of developing some of the serious illnesses associated with smoking, including some forms of cancer such as lung and throat cancer, and heart disease.

It will also benefit your family and your finances, especially when you consider our Stop Smoking Service is FREE (please note that products recommended by the service such as nicotine replacement patches or lozenges may not always be free and varies according to your local NHS Primary Care Organisation).

To find out more visit your local Boots pharmacy today for a private and confidential chat with a member of our pharmacy team. Their expert advice is available without an appointment, up to 7 days a week. Some stores even offer a late night opening service. To check which pharmacy may suit you, please go to our Store Locator.

You can also find free NHS support through NHS choices, click here to check for your nearest NHS service.

For more information on quitting smoking, please click here.

*Will vary according to local Primary Care Organisation service criteria & eligibility

**Available in selected pharmacies only

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lipsy1001

Hi my husband is trying to quit-is it any boots store or does it have to … Hi my husband is trying to quit-is it any boots store or does it have to be a larger one? We have a small boots with chemist in local to us..also what do you ask for when you go in? Thanks.


Hi it should be all of them i just asked if i could get help to stop smoking and she signed me up straight away i filled in a form and she went over my options with me youve got lots to choose from mini tabs,chewing gum,patches,inhilaters etc she reconmended the two, patches and whatever i wanted to try so i went for the spray the one advertised on tv and its all FREE!!!
Goodluck to your Husband
Please let me know how you got on
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Hi i spoke to someone who works in a smaller boots and yes it is FREE!!!
think thats brilliant
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