Comparing Stop-Smoking Medicines
British Columbia Specific Information
The B.C. Smoking Cessation Program helps B.C. residents stop smoking or using other tobacco products by assisting you with the cost of nicotine replacement therapies. The program covers 2 types of prescription smoking cessation drugs: bupropion (Zyban®) and varenicline (Champix®). The program also covers 2 non-prescription nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) products: Thrive® nicotine chewing gum and Habitrol® nicotine patches. To order NRT products, call HealthLink BC at 8-1-1.