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Nicotine - Client Resources

These resources describe some of the interactions between nicotine and commonly prescribed mental health medications. The information provided in these resources is general only and we encourage you to speak with a health professional to discuss more detailed interactions. 

Let us know if you have ever experienced different interactions, as this may inform future iterations of these resources.


Nicotine and Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Medication (Stimulants)

Nicotine and Atypical Antipsychotics

Nicotine and Benzodiazepines

Nicotine and Lithium

Nicotine and Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOIs)

Nicotine and Mood Stabilisers

Nicotine and Noradrenergic & Specific Serotonergic Antidepressants (NaSSAs)

Nicotine and Serotonin-Noradrenaline Reuptake Inhibitors (SNRIs)

Nicotine and Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs)

Nicotine and Tricyclic Antidepressants (TCAs) 

Nicotine and Typical Antipsychotics