What works best?
There are typically three pathways to stopping smoking; cold turkey, Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) and vaping. Each path is slightly different and along the way there are different costs, hurdles and benefits.
The image below walks you through each path and covers what to expect from each pathway to stopping smoking.
If you are looking for more information on stopping smoking through vaping take a look at our in depth Quitting Advice section.
Transcript of the above Quit Smoking Journey Infographic :
The journey to quit smoking. There are typically three ways to quit smoking.
Choose your path.
Cold Turkey – £0. Entirely willpower / Potential withdrawal symptoms. Withdrawal symptoms ease after seven days. Around 5% success rate.
Nicotine Replacement Therapy – Between £1500 & £3000 annually. Little control over nicotine dose / Doesn’t cover all triggers. Can satisfy nicotine cravings. Around 9.9% success rate.
Vaping – Approx. £648. Maintenance required / Possible social stigma. Covers all smoking triggers. Around 18% success rate.