Currently I’m suffering from quitters flu, your loved ones and those around you! NEVER TAKE ANOTHER PUFF, i assure you it will get better and the days between those odd episodes will span further apart. For the past few years I have had difficulty working out in yard, those kids have worked hard and I hope they go all the way!
Upon 4 days home, the only time I feel high intensity craving is when I myself stop thinking of the reasons of quitting and think more on giving a slip and smoke one. When I went to Walgreen’s to pickup my Continuing Monthly Pack of Chantix, i feel like I’m dying. According to Beat Mueller, then we quit smoking and Pow!
Same day went Vegetarian, joined gym. It’s making every day a struggle and it reflects on my work performance.
If they drink coffee they change the location where they drink it, i. I went through the same thing last yr John. Get Help From Other Quitters!
That suggests that adding antidepressants to some smokers’ treatment could help them kick the habit. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
Oh well if you fail you will think of some excuse you started smoking and only you can finish it . 3-day titration of 150 mg once daily.
Well now that is pretty awesome isn’t it? Good luck to ya brother!
This site is the only reason I’m still quit. Looking forward to day 200! I miss it every day, and have gained 15 lbs or so since quitting, but Mike assures me he’d rather see me fatter and smoke free. Dreams of Smoking Cigarettes When Quitting Smoking.
I feel the same had 2 lots of antibiotics , steroids and a chest x Ray . Tara Nudelman, 20, a former SCCC student who has experienced cutting and depression.
I have chest congestion and occasionally freak out cs of it . If the symptoms feel quite serious or last for more than a few days at a time, I would suggest speaking to a doctor as you may actually have a genuine cold or flu! 8 and 35 of treatment.
You have taken the first step to freedom. No patches, Chantix, gum, candy, fake chew etc. Sorry for the late reply, i quit smoking cigarettes last day jan 19th 2018.
Every other day will be good. I already have , I just did not post it. I’m at 512 days as of today. Then day 55 came or so and I have now gone right back to square one.
What I want is beef but it has no flavor for me. The one at night was just too much and I couldn’t get to sleep and when I finally did I didn’t want to get up.
Butter I only feel the texture. For my journey I not only wanted to be nicotine free but i also wanted to break the oral fixation part. I have never wanted to quit I really like chewing . I’m still new to finding it.
The first side effects will go away after a few weeks. Your reply violates WebMD’s rules. You can get there and will just hang in there. If anyone has any other remedies for the cough I’m all ears.
Fortunately, the nausea doesn’t last that long and I never did vomit in the bushes. Patches keep me sane- a few days left of step 2 before final two weeks. This site has been a lot of help and all you are amazing, I work as a fabricator welder so I don’t get any support at work as everyone uses tobacco. The last time I saw my new grandson and I was holding him he thought I was sick and I said not to worry it’s a flu from quitting smoking .
I quit before, it seemed easier then, compared to now. I think it’s my body going through withdrawals.
Day 1 starts right now. I seem to have quitters flu but I will get through it. I have not been going to the gym.
My Dad was a truck driver which made it harder to. I have quit before and every time I get sick, actually this time this is what helped me quit. It’s definitely been my most difficult symptom to cope with!
My Dad carried on as if nothing was wrong and in denial. Even a trip to the grocery store makes him feel queasy.
Most smokers who quit will experience it. Having cold and hot flashes, and dizziness. Yep, I read Alan Carr’s book and quit cold turkey on New Years Eve after 32 years.
Like I stated only on day 5 and was still feeling irritated and foggy about my decision to quit and lashed out. This time however, after one week of stoppage, the flu is intense but ironically unlike most common flu i experience, this one is localized only to the throat.
If you have been treated with radioactive iodine or surgery, and are currently not on thyroid hormone replacement, but have hypothyroidism symptoms, see your doctor. When I go off the Chantix, after five days, I am so depressed that I cannot work, I cry, and want to quit my job or other erratic behavior.
So thats it for me, this burst of energy in writing has now knackered me right out. Can anyone ease my fears? I woke up feeling as though i never smoked! 72 hours feeling some comfortable with breath.
Image made available using creative commons licence. Now I have 13 smoke free days instead of 50 something days.
I agree with Davee, it’s probably just anxiety. Not being a slave to lethal drug is truly mind-blowing! I am without my cigarettes. Hi i havent completely given up.
The key thing is to not panic when it happens. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD.
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For all you New Quitters, everything you read on here is true. Got to go have horrible sweet tooth need ice cream it’s calling me from the fridge . I quit just before midnight New Year’s day. After my stroke, no longer worried about weight, I raised it from 100 to 150mg.
I FEEL GOOD, but also terrible I have a sore throat and feel nauseated when I get off work. 2010 Society for Vascular Surgery. How are you now Emily ?
Well good luck to all of you. Be better prepared next time.
This is the overall picture that may help you make your own style or path in tackling your situation. All the gunk that has built up over the years has to come out. Make sure you find out your lab’s normal ranges and review these with your doctor.
Why are so many young people turning to suicide? When I work out NO SYMPTOMS at all. Tips for Managing the Quitters Flu.
Sending positivity to all of you! If these foods are of a high quality and have sound nutritional value, the more building blocks your body will have to aid the process. We also told the primary care phys.
Ok quit after being in the hospital 2 months so bronchitis and COPD diagnosis. Quit smoking or take Chantix? Like your throat it probably burns like your smoking even weeks later it’s because it’s inflamed a bit it’s tender it’s like new skin very sensitive. To others such a task is normal and easy without any chemical help.
27 lbs is a long way from 70! 76 days after last dose of study drug in the varenicline group. I cut back to 5 cigs.
Or they brush their teeth, no one wants to smoke when their breath is fresh. Smoking makes it 4 times more likely you will die of a heart attack or stroke.
It appears to be a temporary effect of smoking cessation, however, disappearing after six months smoke-free. This is going to take a vlot of will power.
I just passed four years quit. It’s better than getting sliced and diced and having no retirement to look forward to. I’m very proud of myself though and no way I’m caving. You know look at someone who is a fifty yr old smoker and a fifty yr old non smoker it’s like day and night .
Don’t try it until you are truly convinced in your mind that you WANT to quit smoking, because Chantix Works and you will quit smoking if you use it so you better WANT to quit because YOU WILL QUIT. No wonder it takes 6 attempts to quit, on average, before most people manage to do it. Politicians need to stay the hell away from our personal choices. Definition of Apathetic: unconcerned, lethargic, indifferent, listless, bored.
You listen to his lecture for 2 hours for your conscious mind, and then you listen to a 20 minute talk while you are falling asleep. I’ve been using two 21MG nicotine patches.
This is a new drug which must be prescribed by your physician. I’m 55 and post menopausal so it’s harder to take weight off it seems.
My weight is still the same, no more, no less. I’ve been feeling a bit more energized. Search by name or medical condition.
I have sinus problems like never before. Oh no, he said that won’t do it.
Asking my husband if I’m going to wake up and if not to have me cremated. Thus, why should the force of habit make me smoke when my natural dependence to nicotine doesn’t even WANT it?
I’ve been taking one off over night to sleep. I think this helped alot.
I new for my self that i would never really quit using the fake snuff because i would still be packing my lip, i know it helps a lot of people using fake snuff but i felt it would do the opposite to me. Our online book club offers free books when you swap, trade, or exchange your used books with other book club members for free. Have you quit smoking and now feeling sick?