Quit smoking apps

The following quit smoking apps have been reviewed.

App  Features Clinical review

Quit Guide

Quit Guide app logo

  • Self-help
  • Reminders
  • Tracking your habits
  • Mood Tracking
  • Available from Google Play and iTunes
  • Cost: free
  • Read more about Quit Guide

Quit Smoking - QuitNow

Quit Smoking - QuitNow app logo

  • Online community
  • Social networking
  • Achievement system for quitting smoking
  • Available from Google Play and iTunes
  • Cost: free (paid version available for Android and Apple IOS)
  • Read more about Quit Smoking- QuitNow
Two out of five stars

Quit for You - Quit for Two

   

SmokeFree Baby

Smokefree baby app logo

 
  • Education and information
  • Self help
  • Available from Google Play and iTunes
  • Cost: free
  • Read more about SmokeFree Baby
 Four out of five stars

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  3. Heminger CL, Schindler-Ruwisch JM, Abroms LC. Smoking cessation support for pregnant women: role of mobile technology. Subst Abuse Rehabil. 2016 Apr 12;7:15-26.
  4. Baskerville NB, Dash D, Wong K, et al. Perceptions Toward a Smoking Cessation App Targeting LGBTQ+ Youth and Young Adults: A Qualitative Framework Analysis of Focus Groups. JMIR Public Health Surveill. 2016 Nov 18;2(2):e165.
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  6. Abroms LC, Lee Westmaas J, Bontemps-Jones J, et al. A content analysis of popular smartphone apps for smoking cessation. Am J Prev Med. 2013 Dec;45(6):732-6.
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