Free and Discounted Cessation Medication

 Free MedicationDiscounted Medication   
Quitlines (United States)PatchGumLozengeSprayInhalerVareniclineBupropionPatchGumLozengeSprayInhalerVareniclineBupropionTo Receive MedicationWebsiteUpdated
Total Quitlines49413522430000001   
AlabamaMust be an Alabama resident over 18 years old and meet medical/physical criteria; if under 18 or pregnant, physician approval required. All callers requesting NRT must agree to coaching. Medicaid and Plan First recipients must use their plan's pharmaceutical benefits.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/al/07/27/2021
AlaskaAll Alaskan adults (18+) who enroll in the multi-call counseling program are eligible to receive free combination therapy (patch and gum or lozenge). Participants are eligible to receive 4 weeks of patch and 2 weeks of gum or lozenge with one enrollment every 6 months (or 2 times per year).http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/ak/08/09/2021
ArizonaResident of Arizona, Medicare, Medicaid, and uninsured recipient. Clients with the following conditions or who are under the age of 18 also need prior approval from their physician: history of irregular heart rhythms, worsening chest pain, high blood pressure, an incident of heart attacks, and preg.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/az/10/05/2021
ArkansasTobacco users 18 and over who are ready to quit within 30 dayshttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/ar/07/27/2021
CaliforniaA 2-week supply of nicotine patches is available for eligible parents of children aged 0-5, pregnant women with doctor approval, callers to the nationwide Asian Smokers' Quitline, and residents of Alameda or San Francisco counties.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/ca/10/01/2021
ColoradoEnroll in the QuitLine phone or online program, must be 18 years of age or older, and medically eligible. To receive varenicline, a participant must be 18 years of age or older, a Colorado Medicaid member, and enrolled in telephone coaching.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/co/07/27/2021
ConnecticutCT resident enrolled in multi-call counseling program or web-only program. 18 years old and olderhttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/ct/07/27/2021
DelawareParticipation in Counseling Program; Income; DE residents 18 years old and older; Medical screening with prescription required for Rx medications.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/de/07/27/2021
FloridaMust be 18 years or older and pass a medical screening.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/fl/07/27/2021
GeorgiaMust be 18 years old, meet basic health requirements, and be ready to quit within the next 30 days.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/ga/07/27/2021
GuamResident of Guam. Aged 18 years and older. Are ready to quit within the next 30 days.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/gu/07/27/2021
HawaiiMultiple Call Program. Insured & Medicare are eligible for 2 wks of free patches, gum, or lozenges. Medicaid 4 wks of free patches, gum, or lozenges. Uninsured up to 8 wks of free patches, gum, or lozenges. Stand-alone web program 2 wks of patch, gum, or lozenges. Combination Therapy availablehttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/hi/07/27/2021
IdahoResident of Idaho and 18 years of age or older.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/id/07/27/2021
IllinoisThe following types of clients do not qualify for the ITQL NRT program: •Persons under the age of 18 •Pregnant women and persons for whom NRT is medically contraindicated •Medicaid recipients •Clients with private insurance coverage for NRT products •Clients currently enrolled in NRThttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/il/07/27/2021
Indiana http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/in/07/27/2021
Iowa8 weeks of patch, gum, or lozenges to callers with Medicare or who are uninsured.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/ia/07/27/2021
Kansas http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/ks/07/27/2021
Kentuckya resident of Kentucky, age 18 or older, uninsured or Medicare, enrolled in counselinghttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/ky/07/27/2021
LouisianaTo receive tobacco cessation medications, the caller should be 18 years or older, and should have no other contraindications to the medications. FDA approved tobacco cessation medications are available via Louisiana Tobacco Quitline.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/la/07/27/2021
MaineYES to NRT: Age 18+; Uninsured, most Commercially insured; Medicare; Pregnancy w/approval from provider; If no medical use exclusion; ENDS users. NO to NRT: Under age 18; Some Medicaid prts; medical use exclusions w/out provider permission; quit for over 30 days.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/me/07/27/2021
MarylandAge 18 or older, while supplies last, and meet basic health requirements.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/md/07/27/2021
MassachusettsMedical eligibility criteria; Age 18 or overhttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/ma/07/27/2021
MichiganNRT is also available to Michigan residents who are 18 and over and either uninsured, veterans, or cancer patients. American Indians enrolling in the American Indian program also receive free NRT. Prenatal enrollees can obtain NRT through the Quitline with authorization from their physician.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/mi/07/27/2021
Minnesota4 weeks of NRT through the Quit Partner for uninsured and underinsured (no coverage for telephone counseling and/or NRT through health plan) age 18 or older with no medical contraindications. 2 week starter kits available to all Minnesotans age 18 or older with no medical contraindications.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/mn/07/27/2021
MississippiResident of state, 18 years or older, enrollment in counseling, medically stable.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/ms/07/27/2021
MissouriAll tobacco users ages 18 and up can receive a 2-week starter pack of OTC NRT (while funding lasts).http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/mo/09/23/2021
MontanaMontana resident and completion of one coaching callhttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/mt/07/27/2021
NebraskaOffered through Nebraska Medicaid onlyhttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/ne/07/30/2021
NevadaNV resident, 18 years of age, not pregnant Insurance coverage determines duration and availability of medicationshttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/nv/07/27/2021
New HampshireMust be over 18 and participate in coaching calls Exclusively available to Medicaid, Medicare and uninsured individualshttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/nh/07/27/2021
New JerseyAge 18+; NJ resident; 10cig/day or more; Plan to quit within 30 days or recently quit smoker currently using NRT for up to 30 days or recently quit smokers up to 2 weeks and not using NRT; No contraindications ; Agree to quit date callback-while supplies last.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/nj/07/27/2021
New MexicoMust be age 18 or older, ready to quit within 30 days, participating in counseling and have no contraindications for nicotine replacement therapy.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/nm/07/27/2021
New YorkAge 18+; NYS resident; 10cig/day or more; Plan to quit within 30 days or recently quit smoker currently using NRT for up to 30 days or recently quit smokers up to 2 weeks and not using NRT; No contraindications ; Agree to quit date callback. Traditional tobacco and ENDS users.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/ny/07/27/2021
North CarolinaMedicaid & Medicare insured or uninsured enrolled in multicall program 18 years of age and olderhttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/nc/07/27/2021
North Dakota8 week supply available to any North Dakota resident (18 and older) who enrolls in counseling and is uninsured or underinsured.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/nd/07/27/2021
OhioFor NRT- Caller must be willing to enroll in the quitline counseling program and make a quit attempt in the next 30 days; must be 18 years of age or older; must not be pregnant; must not have medical contraindications such as cardiovascular disease, etc.;http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/oh/07/27/2021
OklahomaInsured participants are eligible for the single call program and get 2 weeks of patches, gum or lozenge. Uninsured participants are eligible for enrollment in the intensive, proactive program and can receive up to 8 weeks of combination therapy free patches, gum or lozenge.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/ok/07/27/2021
OregonAge 18+, no medical contraindicationshttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/or/07/27/2021
PennsylvaniaAge (18 years and older); complete medical screening questionshttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/pa/07/27/2021
Puerto Rico http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/pr/07/27/2021
Rhode IslandResident of state, Age 18+, No medical conditions preventing usehttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/ri/07/27/2021
South CarolinaRegistered and uninsured, underinsured, Medicare, Medicaid receive free NRT ranging from 2-week starter kit to 12-weeks of combo NRT products. Pregnant/breastfeeding or under 18 yrs not eligible for medication.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/sc/07/30/2021
South DakotaMust be a South Dakota resident (have a South Dakota address and phone number); Must be a current tobacco user (including e-cigarette users) ready to quit, or have quit within the past 30 days. Must enroll and participate in counseling to receive free medications through the phone service.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/sd/07/27/2021
TennesseeParticipating in counseling and no medical contraindications.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/tn/07/27/2021
TexasParticipants, a minimum of 18 years, who: self identify as: pregnant, diagnosed with a mental health disorder, diagnosed with a chronic tobacco-related health condition, are uninsured, referred from a health care provider or a resident of a county served by a DSHS-funded tobacco control coalitionhttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/tx/07/27/2021
Utahup to 8 weeks of patch, gum, lozenge or patch + gum available to those 18 and older who are enrolled in counseling services. -NRT is also available through many health plans. Stand Alone web participants can receive 4 weeks of NRT. Individual Services pts can receive 2 wks NRThttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/ut/07/30/2021
VermontAll Vermont smokers over the age of 18http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/vt/07/27/2021
Virginia18 and overhttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/va/07/27/2021
WashingtonAge 18+ Must be enrolled in counseling No medical contraindications Not pregnanthttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/wa/07/27/2021
Washington, D.C.4 weeks of patch or lozenge to participatns 18 years and older who participate in counseling program.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/dc/07/27/2021
West VirginiaWest Virginia Residenthttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/wv/07/27/2021
Wisconsin18 years and older, without medical exclusions; 2-week starter kit of patch, gum or lozenge once per 12 monthshttp://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/wi/07/27/2021
WyomingWyoming resident and 18 or older.http://map.naquitline.org/web/usa/wy/07/27/2021
 Free MedicationDiscounted Medication   
Quitlines (Canada)PatchGumLozengeSprayInhalerVareniclineBupropionPatchGumLozengeSprayInhalerVareniclineBupropionTo Receive MedicationWebsiteUpdated
Total Quitlines23201110000000   
Alberta http://map.naquitline.org/web/can/ab/05/05/2017
British ColumbiaTobacco cessation medications are available outside of the quitline. Yearly, BC smokers have access to 12-weeks of free nicotine patch/gum/inhaler or lozenge ,if they qualify under Pharmacare, subsidized Champix or Zyban. Go to local pharmacist for the free nicotine products.http://map.naquitline.org/web/can/bc/04/19/2021
Manitoba http://map.naquitline.org/web/can/mb/05/04/2016
New Brunswickn/ahttp://map.naquitline.org/web/can/nb/01/18/2016
Newfoundland and LabradorThis quitline does not provide medications.http://map.naquitline.org/web/can/nl/03/02/2017
Northwest Territories http://map.naquitline.org/web/can/nt/11/07/2016
Nova Scotia http://map.naquitline.org/web/can/ns/01/18/2016
Nunavut http://map.naquitline.org/web/can/nu/05/05/2016
Ontarion/ahttp://map.naquitline.org/web/can/on/10/18/2016
Prince Edward Island http://map.naquitline.org/web/can/pe/01/18/2016
QuebecNRT, Zyban and Chantix are offered free since 2000 in Quebec. People are allowed to 1 treatment a year(12 weeks) They can combine gum and patches. We have collective prescription available everywhere in Quebec, phamacist can prescribe free NRT.http://map.naquitline.org/web/can/qc/01/18/2016
Saskatchewan http://map.naquitline.org/web/can/sk/01/18/2016
YukonCallers can be referred to local programming where NRTs are offered for free under certain conditions.http://map.naquitline.org/web/can/yt/01/24/2017