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Old 01-23-2001, 12:40 PM   #1
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Question Chewing tobacco

Do those product (Zyban) also help with chewing tobacco? My husbands chewing habit is getting on my last nerve. He started after I told him to stop smoking when I was pregnant. He has been chewing for about 15 years or so. I fear someday he'll get oral cancer or other cancer. How come they only talk about smoking and not chewing anyway?

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Old 01-24-2001, 06:00 PM   #2
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Yes, it will help chewing. But it won't work if he doesn't want to quit.

I used an herbal alternative to quit dipping (although I didn't have a strong dipping addiction, like I did smoking), called "smoky mountain chew" it's basically just grass, but it tastes very similar to wintergreen snuff. I mixed it half and half at first, and then gradually weaned myself by cutting in more and more of the herbal product and less and less actual dip. Then I switched to gum.

All this is pointless of course, if he doesn't want to quit.

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