Nicotine Nasal Spray A No-Go For Teen Smokers, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Study  
9/11/2008 7:01:48 AM

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Nicotine nasal spray won't help teen smokers kick the habit, at least in its current formulation, new research published in Pediatrics suggests. Adolescents who tried the spray complained of burning in their nostrils, a bad smell, and other side effects, leading them it stop using it or using it too infrequently to be effective, Dr. Mark L. Rubenstein and his colleagues from the University of California, San Francisco found.