The depression did not ease, and the headaches and constipation. Did not like my self and all I could think of was I didn’t want to live – i WAS FINALLY DIAGNOSED WITH NEURO, then I knew I was willing to go to any length to quit smoking.
Ocurring mouth sores — even among smokers with a history of mental illness. He had began taking Champix in early February and had reported to the family that he had suffered from some of the more common side, better live in hell as king rather than a servant in heaven. Five days later I got into an argument with my mother, including 37 reported by Pfizer and 85 reported by health professionals or consumers.
I began taking chantix on May 25, i pulled off the road after passing the same farmer’s field 5 times. That i could not eat more than a couple of mouth fulls of food.
This was such a nasty problem, i quit smoking a month ago and 10 days after I got two huge sores on my throat. They are frequently going away and re – called ‘periodic reports.
Overall it’s not been widely reported here, presumably because it’s seen as an American thing. GIRL ABOUT TOWN: Is Jack Whitehall about to take over the reigns of The Late Late Show from James Corden?
I can’t really talk and eating and swallowing is a challenge. There is absolutely a correlation. Thanks to you all we stopped the meds and today was the first day I almost felt normal in a month.
He was clearly not himself. I went to the doctor, and he did nothing.
I ended up in the mental unit at the hospital, was having severe panic attacks and suicidal thoughts. The agency said: ‘Last year, the FDA became aware that a few manufacturers were submitting adverse events reports to FDA through improper channels. By the third week, I was having intense rageful episodes 2 to 3 times per day.
This is my 3rd week on Chantix, and I plan to quit taking it. For example: I dreamt of shadows coming out of my legs that were some sort of deamon or devilish thing. Yes I was on Paxil for panic attacks but I had quit taking it a month before starting the Chantix because the panic attacks had stopped and I don’t like being dependent on any pills. Odd, because I’ll bet the NHS will issue new guidelines within months.
Not being able to eat and drink will kill me a lot faster than smoking. Why Is Smoking So Addictive?
I can’t wait to have the medical fraternity figure this one out. I posted on 25th November 2013. I went to one a day of the second week pack for about seven days and then stopped because I couldn’t sleep or focus.
But the relief from a life of pain in my mouth is just so amazing. Now i can take alot of pain,i have been burned by Hydroflouric Acid in my time and stood the pain,but your mouth and tongue are very sensetive. It is call Orajel Antiseptic Rinse for all mouth sores.
It seems that after the success of the Antismoking lies, these assholes have gotten cocky. Your first birthday as a daddy! He was not suicidal, but I know that in days leading up, he was depressed, un-motivated, confused.
I’m experiencing the same problem. Why not be out and proud in glorious technicolour?
Thinking the love of his life had gone forever, he hung himself. I have two or three sore spots after six weeks. If I could be certain that smoking would reverse what this drug has done to me I’d be smoking right now!
I can quit taking it and keep smoking. While on the drug Norman clearly visualized an easy and painless path out. I tried Chantix a few years back and it didn’t help me and my father has been taken it for 6mo and still has not quit.
Sorry for my bad English and typo. I just simply do not want a cigarette. After a few days of smoking again and not being motivated, I was planning on continuing with the medication. What it hopes is that smokers and journalists won’t recognize the difference.
Drug, supplement, and vitamin information on the go. I quit smoking about 4 months ago and have recurring mouth ulcers ever since. I stopped in October and was constantly ill, catching one virus after another during the winter months. They can only give their patients suggestions or advice.
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He had booked a vacation to celebrate his 40th birthday. I throw up on the sidewalk walking in to work, I am not going to smoke. Still going strong, I really don’t want to smoke any more.
I felt horrible all the time. I think smoking is much better than chantix.
I was looking forward to the rest of our lives together. Pfizer never states what the statistics are. In trying to salvage varenicline from the FDA chopping block following reports that it is generating far more complaints of serious harm to the FDA than any other prescription medication, Pfizer is attempting to hide varenicline induced harms inside the normal smoking cessation withdrawal syndrome. You can pick it up at any Vitamin store or even grocery stores now.
Americans should fit into a bell curve. And ultimately it was all about who decides, who rules. FDA officials said they are considering changing regulations to allow expedited reports of suicides and other serious problems, even if they’ve previously been identified as expected. It darn hurts but I will NOT surrender!
I have been chantix-free since my hospitalization and continue to get stronger every day. His analysis echoes previous horror stories that Chantix can induce extreme reactions in people trying to quit cigarettes, including vivid nightmares, crippling depression and violent outbursts. Subscribe using any feed reader!
ONE meal in 4 months- i’m going back to smoking- if that is the only way to STOP this for me! Not a doubt in my mind that it is connected but try to talk to a doctor about it. I began taking chantix on May 25, 07.
This pain insidiously takes over rational thought over weeks and months. Now I feel fine apart from these pesky ulcers which pop up now and then so just pop on some bonjela which helps the stinging. It helped me through tons of temptations! But smoking bans receive no debate at all.
I am so grateful for this treatment. The doctor said that it is normal due to the heat and hot weather. What is causing that is very, very speculative at this point. After 5 weeks I became depressed and suicidal.
Sign up to receive WebMD’s award-winning content delivered to your inbox. I gave up smoking some eighteen years ago. I’m trying my best to figure out what triggers it.
This is a deliberate psychological tactic that has worked very well. But today I was at Walmart and bought a mouth wash for these ulcers.
With no coffee, tea, carbonated drinks, alcohol, tomatoes, oranges, lemons, sugar, processed meat and dairy products, life can seem empty and lonely. But, whenever I jump back into routine – they come back. Today, when I went to Walgreen’s to pickup my Continuing Monthly Pack of Chantix, I had the best surprise! I know I can’t wait to eat and be able to enjoy other than my mouth burning like he’ll.
You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. See the Ask the Pharmacist event schedule. My faimly talked me into quitting the chantix and i did.
My mouth has exploded with mouth ulcers, I have counted up to 8 now, plus 5 which have joined together! The FDA requires drugmakers to submit adverse events in two ways. Off cigs in 9 days! I really wish that I could find a way to make these sores go away in a healthy way.
I was advised by my GP that when heavy smokers stop smoking, without any nicotine substitute, their immune systems. The cost of Chantix cannot be used to rationalize a reason for me to smoke. You have probably never read one. Fight allergies with daily forecasts, local alerts, and personalized tips.
As a result, he came home after work one night and discovered that she had left with the dog, and many of their household valuables and sentimental pictures etc. I don’t want to smoke ever again. Below is a small sampling of varenicline mental health messages found on the Internet and presented here, pursuant to the fair use doctrine, in the interest of public health. Feel different, with unusual emotions.
Second-hand smoke is still there. Good luck in your search, hope your dad stays off the smokes.
I had horrendous and very vivid nightmares that went on for two months. I have one other problem, though. I’m still smoking, but at least I’m alive. Of course it terrified him to return to those dark days.
The pain is the worst, and it feels like I have the tonsils of a fire dragon. Smoking can mask a problem for a long time and once you quit, they reveal themselves in multitudes. They olso said to get Frolic Acid and drink five every morning. I am on day 10 of using Chantix.
This is the ONLY reason so many insurance companies are now covering it. Our pill identification tool will display pictures that you can compare to your pill.
10 tips to clear your brain fog. Do it again for the next 2 nights if required and it disappears. Thanks a lot, you dirty rats. 10 years later i have decided to stop smoking again.
Since this happened, I have numerous people say that, yes it helped them with the stopping smoking, but that they felt funny, depressed, agitated, and one lady said she thought about taking her life. I have lost my home and the people I know I still love.
I had recently started smoking, when I have a ulcer in my mouth I smoke if feels like that it is healing soon. I wonder if Chantix had anything to do with it? You’re up agsinst a triumverate of the Experts, the pols and the media.
EMC 2008 All Rights Reserved. Remicade works big time ! Whenever I go on vacation or jump out of routine for a little while, they ALWAYS subside.
Ashamed to say I neglected to do my homework prior to taking this drug and paid a price for that. The good news is all of these symptoms did go away, give it about 90 days to clear up, then I have felt better than ever after that.
It grew to almost the entire size of my bottom lip. I woke up the next morning panicked, thinking what if I wasn’t in a deep enough sleep and I actually went into the garage and fired up the chainsaw. If I stay away from these foods the ulcers keep away. I forgot how I went on ‘training’ and never had a single cigarette, and never got sick for more than one day at a time.