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Alycacc
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   Posted 6/19/2008 12:15 PM (GMT -6)   
I just started the patch today and have been vomiting....anybody have the same? if so for how long does it last?  I'm starting with the 21mg.

ediekristen
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   Posted 6/19/2008 12:18 PM (GMT -6)   
Hmm, I've never tried the patch before but I've heard vomiting can happen, especially if you're on too high of a dose for your tolerance. Are there any with a smaller dosage?
Female, 22, Ulcerative colitis (pancolitis) since 1999; GERD; gastritis; osteopenia in hip & lumbar region of the spine from long term prednisone use.

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jessiesmom
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   Posted 6/19/2008 12:23 PM (GMT -6)   
I quit smoking using the patch last year. I started with the highest dosage patch and never had any vomiting.

seconder
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   Posted 6/19/2008 12:34 PM (GMT -6)   
If you've never smoked before, or you quit awhile ago, you might be getting sick from too much nicotine.

Alycacc
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   Posted 6/19/2008 12:47 PM (GMT -6)   
I quit smoking 5 years ago and my gastro put me on the patch to see if it would control my UC..my dr. said if the vomiting continues to switch to a smaller dosage...thanks for all of your replies!
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