Most recommended nicotine patch by doctors and pharmacists. A Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) and smoking cessation aid. Nicoderm Clear, Step 3 Patches (7 mg/day) can help you quit smoking once and for all. The nicotine patch most recommended by doctors and pharmacists, Nicoderm is clinically proven to be safe when used as directed, effective, and it can double your chances of quitting successfully. For those who smoke 10 cigarettes or more a day, Nicoderm Clear, Step 3 Patches should be used during weeks 9 and 10 of a 10-week smoking cessation program. This pack contains 7 patches, a one-week supply.