I never go to the doctor, i’m just starting to get over these symptoms and feel normal again. The initial reports, i feel today is the greatest decision I have ever made good luck to all that has made this decision to stop smoking they stink so bad my husband is still smoking I cant hardly stand the smell from a x smoker. Supported or not; 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 . You should always speak with your doctor before you start, the anxiety from quitting is completely new to me.
See what your medical symptoms could mean, i’ve been on the sofa all day and am dreading going to bed. I’m no doctor and I know you had said basically you wanted people to comment what it meant, and still get the hot flashes and chills and headaches!
The next few minutes are all any of us can control and each is entirely do, my doctor would not give me Chantix because I am being medicated for depression. Smoking alternatives: do some skill games, i turn 40 this year and I figured up how much money I have spent and decided that was ridiculous. I smell better, besides the over paying I have to do without groceries til the end of the month.
I just turned 37 and have been smoking since 16 or 17 years old. Hi guys, I got a severe flu 3 days ago and I decided to quit smoking too along with it. Voice over actors: provide a link to your professional website containing your reel. Have You Tried Cold Laser Therapy Lately?
10 studies screaming “leave replacement nicotine alone! Why worry about some future quitting date and allow time to gradually erode your resolve before ever starting? I just want to feel healthy again.
Curled up and sleeping part of that time. This is exactly how I feel right now.
Sore throat and all but hey. I feel my right toes getting numb. And asked me that if I smoke don’t be wearing my coat and bring a fresh sweater to put on before holding my grandson. I am also an avid Batman fan.
Did you have the body aches like the flue? You are stronger than that.
Similar findings have now come from the Czech Institute for Biophysics in Prague,23 and the Department of Restorative Dentistry at the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. I DID like has helped.
I still have some cravings but it is now tolerable with the patch. My opinion its just all in your minds its a habit try to change it. I hope to make it quitting this time. I have to admit I’m scared to do this again.
I’m 45 years old and from the day I was brought home I’ve been exposed to nicotine! I am a survivor of Hurricane Harvey. I smoked for 14 years. I found an old pack with some butts in it.
No way will I smoke again. Yes to the indigestion, in fact, this is a pretty common side effect of smoking cessation. Read expert perspectives on popular health topics. If you can smoke cigarettes for twenty five yrs and put up with that disgusting habit what’s a little flu for a while and fatigue compared to the cost and the sickness from cigarette.
A friend of mine gave me a pack of flavored tea tree oil toothpicks. I have no excuse why I didn’t do this thirty yrs ago. Finally, I decided to get some help, and I spoke to an orthopedic surgeon who was a friend of mine. The sensation is scary as hell!
Was a sailor, went with the job. Nordquist obtained a relatively low-powered, FDA-approved surgical laser to tinker with, having read early reports from Eastern Europe about success with laser light therapy for pain.
PCP told me my chest x-rays don’t even convey that I was a smoker. Ask yourself, are the few who succeed while using these products doing so because of having used them, or in spite of having done so?
ALL of my tests came back normal. I eventually started smoking when I was 15 and continued for the next 30. I vomit 2 times on that day in the morning and evening, the vomit color green and yellow. As for learning, the Internet is loaded with wonderful free resources that transform cold turkeys into smart turkeys.
11 days of not smoking and I feel horrible. It’s a sick passion but I love it and am good and it comes natural to me. Have you quit smoking and now feeling sick? I quit for almost a year in August of 2015.
You can get the toothpicks both in the store and online at The Vitamin Shoppe. I am 25 years old been smoking for about 10 years. 21 days today, and yes it does feel like you have a new lease on life. I’m very proud of myself though and no way I’m caving.
Well I quit to feel better. And of course, the founder of achoice2live.
For me, the hardest part is getting past the involuntary times I would smoke. Your reply violates WebMD’s rules. Sometimes, it is better or maybe important to have a support group, since here at home the only thing that keeps me going to be a non-smoker are my kids, I am also afraid every time I feel something bad on my self, even a cold freaks me out.
Have you recently quit smoking and now find yourself feeling sick? Notify me of new comments via email. Hello, I made the conscious decision to completely quit on January 2nd.
Quitting Smoking and Weight Gain. I hope the flu doesn’t get worse although it indicates to me that my body is trying to repair itself. I am finally feeling physically better and my appetite has returned. Quit a couple of times when I gave birth.
Tobacco smoke coats the lungs with tar and disrupts this process by preventing the cilia from working. After trying to rule out everything.
Only I can smell it. 00 and don’t expect any help from your insurance company. I quit New years Eve and having a hard time with the quitter flu.
I’m on my 23rd or 24th day of not smoking cold turkey and I have been ever so sick! I was a smoker for 30 yrso and really scared that I couldn’t do it.
So much better than my cold turkey quit. A microscopic photo of cilia lining the human wind pipe. You can smoke while reading the book! The ability to breath easier and maintain a greater state of healthiness, more than make up for the unpleasantness of quitters flu.
I am taking Mucinex and drinking as much water as humanly possible but it’s terrible. I felt as though I was going to pass out! The higher energy retention in your body due to the effect of stoppage in smoking is the effect of your High BMR that reduces your energy retention when smoking.
We asked about which areas of the body seem most amenable to pain relief using Dr. The redness persisted for six months and I don’t think it was going to go away. Most had lengthy quitting histories and hoped the product would diminish the intensity of withdrawal. I found my E cigarette and had one toke off of it.
Which kind is right for you? How do most smokers stop smoking and which method generates the highest quit smoking rate? I tried switching from ciggs to a vape pen.
Even with insurance and the donut hole chantix is over 125. Most either directly or indirectly bash and trash cold turkey quitting.
Where your blood vessels are all tight and your smooth muscles are all relaxed when you were smoking, now the blood is all loose with more nutrient volume and your smooth muscles are all tight carrying its own energy stored within constantly or at a more frequent level. Get Help From Other Quitters! I totally agree with Bruce, when you deciding on quitting just quite altogether, don’t start small with one cigarette a day, just drop it all at the same time to get over it. Tested: no heart disease, no cancer, no tar build up.
I have anxiety already and asthma and my body feels like absolute shit. One case in particular sticks in my mind because it again involves a physician as a patient—in this case an internist colleague of mine. Why is it so Hard to Quit Smoking Cigarettes?
I used the patch to quit and know several others who did also. Your friends and family are getting your leftover . Anyone out there remember this smokers flu may last one to four weeks it’s worth it.
You are commenting using your Twitter account. This quitters flue has certainly got with me.
We started by using the patches. I quit 12 weeks ago and my face has red blotches on both cheeks and around my eyes. All trademarks, brands, logos and copyright images are property of their respective owners and rights holders and are used solely to represent the products of these rights holders.
This is the overall picture that may help you make your own style or path in tackling your situation. I read the link and realized he was right in asking me this . The only good thing is that I definitely don’t feel like smoking at all because I’m so sick. 00 is there any way I can get in less expensive?
All that focuses the mind somewhat. Im now back on the patch for three days, smoke free. 7, my body hurts, I’m not craving one at all honestly, I woke up this morning with a cough from hell and I’m coughing up all sorts of nasty crap, I’m irritable, I’m exhausted, my nose is runny, and just bleh bleh bleh. My sister died of lung cancer two weeks ago.
I have to say I’ve had a very easy time quitting with the medication. This happened a few times. I don’t wanna go through this again so I will persevere. I have had a sore throat, coughing up phlegm like crazy and have a stuffy nose and stuffed up head.
Currently I’m suffering from quitters flu, I tell you it painful and hard to ignore but I’ll get there. I did notice today after cleaning the house,that my lungs do NOT like to be clogged with harsh cleaners etc cause I coughed hard after I was finished cleaning.
Feel marvellous apart from a slightly sore throat but it is worth it. The other studies I have read on the subject suggest that the 3rd and 4th days are the worst. LLLT is emerging as a promising approach to this painful group of disorders. So keep in mind you have weaker salt retention systems but you will be hungry frequent but in very small quantities.
I was able to stay away from cigs for a solid year. In it, Joel shares his top 16 tips on how to quit.
It was the most horrible death I have ever witnessed. I don’t like flicking butts in the ground. This morning I started with flu, dizzy, bad cough and going hot and cold.
Jolene did you go cold turkey and how long did you smoke . I’m going to outpatientsurgery for my female issues.