I have never had any emotional problems in my life and I am 52 After only a few days on Champix I attempted suicide and then 10 days later, i usually talk to my best friend at least once a day and now I don’t even answer her phone calls. Old woman who died after she came out of a room, after 5 weeks I became depressed and suicidal.
After the 150 new Pfizer reports were added, i have been taking Chantix for 15 days. They can no longer smoke, it can be violence to anything around.
Federal Food and Drug Administration officials said that they asked Pfizer to resubmit thousands of records after realising that the company was sending required reports in an inappropriate format that could not be added to the agency’s Adverse Events Reporting System, or AERS. I am on an emotional rollarcoaster ride that seems to never end. Otherwise, call a poison control center right away. This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
You are commenting using your Twitter account. I DO NOT RECOMMEND CHANTIX TO ANYONE! But the second week I didn’t get out of bed, I just wanted to die.
I had been ready to quit my job and give up on everything. Find patient medical information for Chantix Oral on WebMD including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings. This content has not been reviewed within the past year and may not represent WebMD’s most up-to-date information.
Slam it to the left! I do not want to be around anyone or talk to anyone. I gained a lot of weight. Extreme depression, anxiety, rage fits, suicidal thoughts constantly, it’s a miracle that I’m not in prison or 6 feet under right now.
Fiore MC, Jaen CR, Baker TB, et al. I had spoken to him only hours before, and he was his usual happy self, just settling in for the night to watch some TV and have a few drinks. We don’t know what is causing what, but the withdrawal phenomenon is important to bear in mind and it is something we’re going to have to do more research on. Joel Spitzer, the Internet’s leading authority on how to stop smoking cold turkey.
My ex-wife committed suicide 4 days after starting Chantix. I am agitated and it’s very hard for me to focus.
I can’t stand to be around my children. But they added that there’s no proof that Chantix causes suicide or other serious side effects. Then there’s the less-serious and expected adverse events to be submitted quarterly in so-called ‘periodic reports. We won’t even begin to address my aggression and hostility issues.
I felt as if no one cared about me and I just felt like crawling in a hole and dying. I even ruined Thanksgiving by going into an utter rage on my daughter.
US residents can call their local poison control center at 1-800-222-1222. Things to remember when you fill your prescription. The headaches are more like migraines.
For the first 7 days I had night wakefullness and vivid dreams but no other side effects. We’ve had a major breakdown in safety surveillance. Norman had an empty pack of cigs in his pocket when we found him. But this time I just snapped.
He had not, had anything happen to him to which he would have had a reason for what occurred. I won’t have a daddy if I have sex on TV!
I’m still smoking, but at least I’m alive. He had no previous depression or psychological issues of any kind and no indication of suicide. American Cancer Society medical information is copyrighted material. Are Teens Getting Hooked on NRT?
I have had a big change in my personality, Im not the same persom anymore. Did the person report a depressed mood because they were undergoing nicotine withdrawal,” asked Dr. So I continued and I started getting really emotional and crying and yelling all the time. He was not suicidal, but I know that in days leading up, he was depressed, un-motivated, confused.
I’ve been taking the drug about 5 weeks and smoke free for over 2 but I’m NOT TAKING IT ANYMORE! I miss and love all of them but i dont want to hurt them. Apparently, he made a call to 911 telling them that demons were trying to kill him, when the police arrived, he thought THEY were the demons and began shooting at them. I have quit smoking but I have to stop this med.
I was not able to see the downslide in myself. It scares me that this drug is even available. Combination varenicline and bupropion SR for tobacco-dependence treatment in cigarette smokers: a randomized trial.
The major swings and degree of the depression have lessened, but I still fight bouts of depression several times a day. Nicotine withdrawel did not cause me great harm or the horrible side effects I suffered from Chantix. There are two types of dosing packs: a starting pack and a continuing pack, each containing different strengths of this medication. What conditions does Chantix treat?
I don’t want anybody to go through what myself, his children and his family and friends are facing,” she said. I used to be a very efficient multi tasker and nowI don’t know what the crap I am.
I have extreme mood swings, nightmares, and impatience I can’t describe. Pfizer officials said that the firm was following the FDA’s rules and changed their reporting process once the agency asked for clarification.
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While suicidal ideation has been my friend in the past during some major depressive episodes, this latest round is different. I took myself off the drug and within 2-3 days it was so much better.
I stopped it after 3 weeks and went back to smoking. People need to think about going on this drug, particularly if they have a history of depression. I decided i would rather smoke and die slowly then keep going through this horrifac experiance. It’s important to keep up with other support systems during this time and for at least a few months after quitting.
You would think the group taking nicotine would have lesser weight gain. After viciously pulling my daughter’s hair in a rage of anger, I took to my bed planning the best mode for committing suicide. For the first two weeks it was great!
Could it be that the reason there are no news stories or medical journal articles about cold turkey quitters killing themselves when quitting is that non-pharmacology quitters always have an immediate escape route, a route blocked by varenicline’s nicotine blocking effects and 24 hour elimination half-life? I strongly urge people to opt for other methods of quitting.
She had been diagnosed with bipolar and was taking anti-depressants. I love my children to death.
Tips for dealing with them. I could stand being sick to my stomach but not the extreme feelings of loss and sadness as I had never felt this way before.