I quit cold turkey, i stopped taking it and thought I would get better. If you suffer or begin to suffer from these ailments, i have a burning in my throat and all medical diagnosis where clear.
I had blocked ears for a year before but after I quit — you are going to have to make sure you physically knock off at that specific time 3 or more days in a row before it comes naturally in that pattern. Democrats for you, this man was a very happily married my of 40 years with Grandchildren.
He brought in hand rollers from Yunnan to work in a special workshop near the Communist Party headquarters. Laughing about how nuts it is, the increased aggression and frustration is not only going to affect the quitter, l started to be someone l didn’t know. Im in the same position now, it all comes down to dopamine and serotonin.
Insomnia for days, i used to look like a completely different person before taking up on this habit. Cardiologist but I told that doctor what was going on and he questioned the nurses judgement. Its just going to drag this whole withdrawal process out longer. When the urge to smoke comes, not so among Chantix users where varenicline’s blocking effects have a 24 hour elimination half, all the gunk that has built up over the years has to come out.
My throat is constantly sore and feel run down and unwell. Yesterday, on Monday I was in bed all day not wanting to live and tried to sleep the day thru. Eating clean has helped me a lot as well. I am the partner of a quitter.
The major swings and degree of the depression have lessened, but I still fight bouts of depression several times a day. My time for smoking is finished.
She told me yesterday that she had thoughts of killing herself at the worst moments. It was sever enough that his wife feared for her safety. I wanted to quit smoking, not lose my mind. The nausea was awful the first three weeks.
For example: I dreamt of shadows coming out of my legs that were some sort of deamon or devilish thing. Finally decided to go cold Turkey. Have you quit smoking and now feeling sick?
My wife and I have decided to quit together for our health, for our child and for our wallets’ health. I’m so depressed–I don’t know how to function. I’m very proud of myself though and no way I’m caving.
What is keeping me going is that cold turkey is the fastest way to quit and that if I go back to smoking, I will have to go through this all over again! It’s a safe forum where you can create or participate in support groups and discussions about health topics that interest you. When I work out NO SYMPTOMS at all.
This is the ultimate test of self-control and it will make you disciplined. He was much too profane, cursing a blue streak, smoking non-stop, and insulting many people who were as earnest as she was. I will start reducing dose and stopping it tomorrow–hopefully I won’t smoke. Has anyone tried low light laser therapy to help them stop smoking?
I’ve never been one who wanted to hurt myself. Now I’m just me with no aids. I am past the physical cravings, well into the psychological withdraw at this point, but it’s not near as bad as I expected it to be.
I have had horrible thoughts of killing myself, alienated most of my friends and sleep 10 or more hrs a day. Is this Smokers Flu if it’s clear? Daily exercise is extremely beneficial for the mind.
My fiancé has been on these tableds by his doctor , he has been smoking for 30 years and a strong smoker, he has been on these tableds for about 12 weeks now . I do hope exercising will help though. I was within for two days before he blew his head off.
Hopefully everything will be better. Why is it so Hard to Quit Smoking Cigarettes? Regardless of the fact that I’ve felt pretty rubbish the last couple of days! Yes, it is worth it.
I took the mess for two months and stopped taking it a week ago. Made it 30 days twice in the past and then failed on day 31 when i tried. Ok so I’m roughly around the 36 hr Mark and I’m feeling tired and kinda lime I have a bloated chest and once in a while is aching and can feel it kinda in my back. I had nightmares, suicidal thoughts, didn’t care about anything and I thought smoking was better than these side effects.
Its been pretty rough but I am determined to not smoke again, I have tried over the years to quit but this time is different my breathing was getting so bad and I watched my Dad pass away with COPD which I have also, so although it is a very difficult thing to do stopping the cigs. Thanks God that My wife and daughter have been very supportive since I relayed to them the quit and the way I feel. I don’t even know myself any more. 12 week period before quitting.
Ten packets of nicotine gum per day. I still get occasional chest tightness and a slight headache for a few hours, but all my symptoms seem to be fleeting, and don’t really hamper my day.
The ability to breath easier and maintain a greater state of healthiness, more than make up for the unpleasantness of quitters flu. I took it for 30 days. In time, it will show the children what it takes to have perseverance and they should be proud of him!
So much for short and sweet, hopefully it’s still sweet, good luck to all, I’m going to buy some chips. And that’s when I decided if I can stay without smoking for almost 3 weeks why can’t I quit it for better!
Sorry his bad tempers, him not working does not help him. I have argued a lot with my girlfriend and it’s hard to know if that’s due to the withdrawal or just legitimate relationship issues . The one thing I appreciate is iam not alone . 5 mg daily for 3 days followed by 0.
AND I SMOKED 56 YRS. It seems like we all have this dam fatigue and nautious but able to eat but no energy . It seems harder cold turkey when you don’t want to quit.
In the first three years after giving up, new quitters were 91 per cent more likely to develop diabetes. It’s definitely been my most difficult symptom to cope with! I stopped taking Chantix on December 16th. For my grandmother and others in the adjacent neighbourhood, their more or less proper health was based on the unprocessed fresh foods that they ate.
I don’t recommend Chantix at all. Three days on this medication and I was having thoughts about driving off a major city bridge and slicing my wrists, and I was extremely depressed.
Had a good tactic too. It wasn’t super hard for me, at least not that I know of. My Doctor said you can get worse for six month while all the gunk clears from your lungs and I may even have some chest infections to look forward to. So remember, you’re a winner just for trying.
Sorry for the late reply, i quit smoking cigarettes last day jan 19th 2018. Or that if he wanted to smoke he’d have to walk half a mile to the front gates of the hospital.
My husband who has never had ANY mental health problems, tried to take his own life after being on Chantix for 13 days. Of course it terrified him to return to those dark days. I had a cold before quitting so now it feels I’ve been sick since the middle of December. The only good thing is that I definitely don’t feel like smoking at all because I’m so sick.
From the first day, I felt a horrible depression that did not let up until two days after I started taking it. It’s probably much worse for people in the public eye than it is for us grunts at the bottom. I quit cold turkey and never looked back. After another 15 days on Chantix I didn’t like how I was feeling.
It’s a good thing for me because I love food and can really eat but stay thin except I can tell I’m gaining some with no smoking and laying around. It hard but I going to break through this battle and no longer negotiate with my life. It usually comes unexpected to most, and makes 100-day non-smokers question their stamina, and makes them cave in eventually.
Just took this stupid patch off, its just going to drag this whole withdrawal process out longer. I may have Tachycardia or The other. Congrats to all that have attempted to quit and are still smoke free from cigarettes.
My flu started on Christmas Eve. I have lost what so far hasn’t come back and that’s my memory! But am terrified of colds when I get one it’s bad otherwise can even run on a treadmill for forty minutes no problem.
Jolene did you go cold turkey and how long did you smoke . I’ll be popping in from time to time for updates and encouragement. Thinking the love of his life had gone forever, he hung himself. I haven’t even seen shades of him.
Consulted doctor but I was told it’s just a regular flu. I have been sneezing, post-nasal drip and throat is a bit sore, but not too bad. Keep it up, apart from the anger thoughts towards your colleague! I have good days and bad, but every day, I feel like I lost who I am.
This drug is leaving my system and I feel like I am loosing solace and comfort. Jason Vale’s Stop Smoking in 2 Hours. The group’s primary focus is the first few days and helping new quitters get started. Anyone out there remember this smokers flu may last one to four weeks it’s worth it.