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Talking to your doctor about quitting

Seeing your doctor is a great first step when planning to quit, particularly if you have a health condition, are pregnant or are taking medication.

Some medications may need adjusting before you quit smoking.

Your GP can also help you with: 

If you use NRT or quitting medication with Quitline you have an even better chance of quitting for good. Request a Quitline callback.

Your GP can also offer encouragement and help along the way and chat to you about any worries you might have about quitting.

Expectations
Preparing to quit
Quitting methods

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