Smoking Cessation

Smoking harms nearly every organ of the body, causing many diseases and affecting the health of smokers in general. Quitting smoking has immediate as well as long-term benefits for you and your loved ones. Smoking cessation is the practice of quitting smoking.


The Study:

AMR Norfolk is now seeking eligible participants for the fight to quit smoking. This study is a randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial that will assess the efficacy of the medication called cytisincline. The study will last approximately 24 weeks with 19 in office visits and 1 phone call. Dosing will be an oral medication, taken 3 times per day.


Qualified Participants:

  • Age 18 years or older
  • Smoking at least 10 cigarettes/day
  • Failed to quit smoking at least once
  • Motivated to quit
  • Willing to quit 5-7 days after starting the study
  • Willing to adhere to the time and compliance requirements


If Qualified and you participate you will receive:

  • All study-related medical exams, lab tests, investigational medication or placebo at no cost.
  • Compensation for time and travel.
  • Insurance is not required.


Take the next step, call us at (757) 627-6798 and ask for the enrollment team, better yet, fill out the brief contact form, and we will call you! This will help us determine if you meet some of the initial criteria necessary to participate. We will contact you within 48 hours to follow-up and clarify any questions that you, or we, may have. The information you provide is entered in our secure, password protected database which can only be accessed by authorized AMR Norfolk personnel, unless given your permission or except as required by law. Provided information will only be used to contact you to tell you more about this and any future study. Your contact information will remain within our database indefinitely unless otherwise requested.


Make an appointment and we’ll contact you.