Help for quitters

 作者:梁盏     |      日期:2019-03-07 04:07:19
By Barry Fox A treatment for narcolepsy could help people give up smoking, according to a patent filed by pharmaceuticals giant Glaxo Wellcome (WO 99/25355). Glaxo’s researchers have found that a compound developed for the treatment of narcolepsy-cataplexy syndrome and depression has the surprising effect of countering addiction to nicotine. The compound, containing complex fluorophenyl groups, can either be administered by mouth or injected. Glaxo admits it is not yet sure how the drug works,