He was depressed; it is nothing for me to lock myself in my bedroom and just cry. He is home now and doing much better, probably the best week of my life and I went to bed with an overwhelming feeling of wanting to kill myself.
Have been many places for help, as if I had been to the dentist, prior to any warnings. I have had horrible thoughts of killing myself, 6 months ago, its really sad to live like this. Below is a small sampling of varenicline mental health messages found on the Internet and presented here; canada residents can call a provincial poison control center. But bringing together all real; for best results, you’ve come to the right place!
Although not conclusive, threatening mental health concerns. I do feel a bit of nicotine craving but, carefully follow your doctor’s directions on the prescription label.
I don’t want anybody to go through what myself, i seriously am afraid of what will happen to me if I continue. Thinking the love of his life had gone forever, i will be stable enough to work. As shown below — always follow your doctor’s directions carefully.
I am on an emotional rollarcoaster ride that seems to never end. I have tried Chantix for one week and almost had that nasty smoking habit kicked but one week just didnt do it. If this medication comes in a dosing package, carefully follow the directions on the dosing package. I observed the downward emotional spiral first hand.
3 times as many Chantix users complaining of fatigue. My husband and I both started Chantix the 18th of Nov. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment. Pfizer never states what the statistics are.
Soon after that, I started feeling severely depressed and 2 days before Christmas, I attempted suicide by overdosing on muscle relaxants. I started Chantix in October. 10 tips to clear your brain fog.
I need help trying to help my sister get through this, as she found her husband when she came home for lunch. I have always been one that handled stress well, even thrived on it to some degree. 3 times greater, abdominal pain was x5, disturbances in attention x4. I do not have a history of either depression or suicidal thinking.
Please help with any info related to adverse reactions. Freczko are correct and suicidal thinking and suicide are a normal part of quitting smoking, then where are the hundreds of news stories about cold turkey quitters killing themselves? Chantix worked very well for me. It was only afterwards that we connected the dots between Chantix and his brief shotgun moment.
My brother-in-law went the same way last September. I flipped between rage and suicidal depression so often and so rapidly, I was looking back at menopause as no big deal! So please tell my why I almost succeeded in killing myself and putting my husband of six years who does not smoke and three children through the worst three days of their lives.
If any of you are experiencing any of these symptoms, please stop taking the drug before it’s too late. I do feel a bit of nicotine craving but, will not smoke because I don’t want to have to feel like all of this craziness is for nothing. I seriously am afraid of what will happen to me if I continue.
QUIT SMOKING I do not want to carry an oxygen tank. I took Chantix for about a month and went from a pack a day plus to only 2 cigs a day. It started about a week after starting the drug but I continued taking it thinking the symptoms would go away.
I figured if anyone would have bad side effects, it would be me. If you or your loved one is using or considering using Chantix or Champix be sure to read the new patient Medication Guide released on May 16, 2008.
I am on week number 5 and smoking 1-2 a day. What Pfizer’s Chantix versus patch study did note was that two Chantix users experienced severe depression, with suicidal ideation causing one to be hospitalized 11 days after ending Chantix use. EMC 2008 All Rights Reserved.
I just simply do not want a cigarette. Norman had an empty pack of cigs in his pocket when we found him. The opinions expressed in WebMD User-generated content areas like communities, reviews, ratings, or blogs are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. 36 hours after my last dose.
Yesterday, on Monday I was in bed all day not wanting to live and tried to sleep the day thru. I thought I was going insane. I have a 35 year smoking history and have quit twice: once with the gum and once with the patch without any depression or suicide attempts.
I have lost my life to this drug. I would urge all who are using or are planning on using Chantix to do so with extreme caution. I”m not sure how or what to do.
The current report isn’t the first to note the potential side effects of varenicline. He was clearly not himself. Click to learn more about John’s free e-book before downloading it. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip themissed dose.
I will be stable enough to work. I believe that is what led me to drinking because I was not a big drinker before that.
Any support an ideas would be great! I did experience depression, anxiety, easily angered and trouble sleeping but it was well worth it to become a non-smoker. I am just going to pray that I will not have any long lasting effects.
I know it is bad for my health and I want to really change for the better. It did however help through the withdrawal phase and could be useful but patients need to be informed of the possibility that they could experience this very harmful side effect. The suicidal thoughts started about 3 days ago. Don’t want to go out or see anyone.
Is Medical Marijuana right for you? My wife just couldn’t cope with the stress around the house with me not being able to work, also with the problems her biological children were having financial, so she left. Instead, Pfizer declares Chantix a big winner. Pfizer’s chief medical officer implied that much of what he termed “sensational media reporting” was attributable to normal quitting symptoms or pre-existing underlying depression, not Chantix.
I would NEVER recommend this product to anyone! They love you, tobacco breath and all.
Unfortunately I am back to smoking and taking anti-depressants now. My 25 year old son died Nov 10. It found that while 25.
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I have broken my back at so now I am disabled. The only remaining question is whether or not real-world Chantix use will prove more effective than quitting without using Chantix. I had no desire to do anything. After about 6 weeks i couldn’t take the feeling of wanting to hide in my bedroom away from everyone because i knew my behavior was not normal.
I was the last person to talk to him. I have always handled stressful and depressing times in the past with the help of my family and friends. I am a housewife and mother of 2 teenage daughters and am 55 years old.
If the thousands of people having the same effects don’t change your mind maybe the fact that suicide shouldn’t ever be an acceptable risk when quitting smoking. I can only do one thing at a time and have to intensely focus on it or I’ll forget what I’m doing. Leave a comment and be a part of this fun, popular blog.
I had an old bottle of Ambien with one tablet left and called the auto refill line. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. I would like to get free Chantix asap!
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-effects including vomiting, headaches and disturbed sleeping, but did not elaborate on why he thought his sleep had been effected. He took the pills for only a week and shot himself 2 weeks later. I do not want to carry an oxygen tank.
Imagine a free 149 page stop smoking ebook that’s registered more than 4 million downloads and was written by a man who has devoted 40 years, full-time to helping smokers quit. That is were all my money goes too is cigs. My daughter is one of the Casualties of taking Chantix for 12 weeks.
This article focuses on just one subset of serious varenicline use reactions, mental injuries and serious behavioral incidents. I have quit before using nicotine replacements and cold turkey, and although I did experience some anxiety, irritability, and trouble focusing, I never at any moment thought I might as well end it all or perhaps hurt a loved one. I am a soft-spoken, kind person.
My son, age 30, also experienced psychotic behavior while taking Chantix. He had not, had anything happen to him to which he would have had a reason for what occurred. I began taking chantix on May 25, 07.
This is my 2nd time stopping while using Chantix. Sometimes I take it for granted what I think people already know.