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87-year-old patches?
  1. SHELDON B COHEN
  1. 490 Peachtree Street, NE
  2. Suite 251 B
  3. Atlanta, Georgia 30308, USA.

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    Editor,—In the article by Shaw et al1 I learned just how long nicotine patches have been around: “Subjects—A total of 805 male and female purchasers of nicotine patches aged 18 through 87 years”. Are patches really effective after 87 years?!

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