This variable is not available for any of the currently selected samples.
For smokers who were advised to quit smoking by a medical professional in the past twelve months, TMEDNIC indicates whether or not a medical professional prescribed the respondent smoking cessation products, such as a nicotine spray, a patch or an inhaler to help quit smoking.
This variable is a part of the Tobacco Use Supplement.
- Self-respondent smokers age 18 or older who had seen a medical professional and was advised to quit.
- May 2011: Self-respondent smokers age 18 or older who had seen a medical professional and was advised to quit; MIS 5-8 only.