Skip to content
Acupuncture
avatar
Jonathan Foulds, PhD posted:
A recent study reviewed all the evidence on acupuncture (and laser therapy etc) for smoking cessation. The conclusion from 33 studies was, "There is no consistent, bias-free evidence that acupuncture, acupressure, laser therapy or electrostimulation are effective for smoking cessation, but lack of evidence and methodological problems mean that no firm conclusions can be drawn. "For a more detailed summary, click here.
Was this Helpful?
8 of 15 found this helpful
Reply


Featuring Experts

Jonathan Foulds, PhD. is a Professor of Public Health Sciences at Penn State University, College of Medicine. After obtaining a first class honors deg...More

Helpful Tips

COLD turkey
I have smoked off and on for 14 years. I quit cold turkey on Jan 30th and havent had a cigarette since. I wanted to share the difference ... More
Was this Helpful?
4 of 4 found this helpful

Related Drug Reviews

  • Drug Name User Reviews

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.