Extended Cessation Treatment for Teen Smokers

Not Recruiting

Trial ID: NCT00459953


This study is designed to test the efficacy of an extended smoking cessation program for teen smokers. We hypothesize that teen smokers randomized to extended treatment will have a higher abstinence rate at 52 week follow-up than teen smokers receiving only open label treatment.

Official Title

Extended Cessation Treatment for Teen Smokers

Stanford Investigator(s)


Inclusion Criteria:

Age 14-18 at the beginning of the study

Smoking at least 10 cigarettes per day

At least one quit attempt in previous 6mos

Exclusion Criteria:

Current DSM-IV disorder (depression, panic disorder, social anxiety disorder and agoraphobia)

Current self report of daily or heavy use (more than three times per week) of any drugs (marijuana, alcohol, cocaine, opiates, stimulants, etc.)

Positive urine pregnancy test

Currently on bupropion (Wellbutrin, Wellbutrin SR, Zyban) or other antidepressants, MAOI's, antipsychotics, benzodiazepines

Currently on NRT

Currently receiving formal treatment for substance abuse problem, depression or anxiety


drug: Extended treatment

Not Recruiting

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305