Lots of people smoke but lots of people want to quit smoking. The reasons to stop smoking are obvious: it decreases cancer risk; it reduces frequency of respiratory illness; and it saves money. The problem is that the nicotine in tobacco is addictive. Therefore stopping cigarettes can be difficult. So here are some medicinal ways to stop smoking. If you have tried these or would like a more natural remedy, I have included a natural alternative. In any case, follow your physician’s direction and follow up as needed.