For Tobacco Users with Cancer
You can find support by talking to:
- A member of your Juravinski Cancer Centre (JCC) healthcare team. JCC cancer patients can receive two weeks of free Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) through the JCC Retail Pharmacy.
- Your family doctor or nurse practitioner
- Your local public health unit
- A Quit Coach at Smokers’ Helpline, 1-877-513-5333 or smokershelpline.ca.
Smokers’ Helpline offers phone, online and text messaging support.
The following medications are available to help you cut back or quit tobacco use. By combining the two, you triple your chance of success.