Smoked for 20 years used chantix to quit — 4 hours and steady, 3 days have had terrible headaches and insomnia. But after reading this, i have quit in the past and it was never this hard. But I cud quit without any kind of problems.
I would want to sing lullaby’s to those babies, of course I am worried about it because I have been on the Chantix longer than the suggested twelve weeks. Communities are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, i am cold turkey too.
The pharmacist said to make sure there are at least 8 hours between doses and not to take it close to bedtime. SR quit rate was also superior to placebo.
Where to Find Free Online Quit Smoking Help and Support? It’s been encouraging reading all your stories and I give you all a lot of credit. After my stroke, no longer worried about weight, I raised it from 100 to 150mg.
Minoxidil has been available since the late 1980s as an approved treatment for hair loss in both men and women. I love my husband but lately everything he does irritates me and vice versa.
As I’m writing this I have been calming myself over the last 4 hours, just enough to be able not to scream at anyone. If your result was less than 0. So thanks to all of you for sharing.
My doctor says this is the reason, because previously nicotine has affected TSH levels. Minoxidil is not recommended for men under 18 or over 65 years of age. Infrequent: Acne, Dermatitis, Dry skin, Eczema, Erythema, Psoriasis, Urticaria.
I’ve been tired, a little irritable, dizzy, the usual. Rare: Balance disorder, Cerebrovascular accident, Convulsion, Dysarthria, Facial palsy, Mental impairment, Multiple sclerosis, Nystagmus, Psychomotor skills impaired, Transient ischemic attack, Visual field defect. I have found some good information that shows Joan’s story is just one of many. I have to have a colonoscopy because I am over 50.
I read somewhere that the cravings only last an average of 3 minutes. Frequent: Arthralgia, Back pain, Muscle cramp, Musculoskeletal pain, Myalgia. Please note that all addresses are held confidential.
I don’t have the strength I had even back in January and February. After all, the increased aggression and frustration is not only going to affect the quitter, but those within the quitters circle as well. Never experienced this nor have I had a history of it.
I’m not going back to cigs but am thinking of having my girl go stay with other family for a little while I think. Ok seeing neurologist in November starting over. IS this going to go away?
I am so glad I’ve found this forum, I was freaking out thinking there was something seriously wrong with me. SKIN AND SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE DISORDERS. Check with your doctor it could be a number of things from teeth to thick hair to your eyes or it running in your family.
Taking Chantix once a day seems to keep the depression away. I’m ridiculously blessed to have such an understanding partner who is supportive and kind even though I go from crying to psycho in . I had so much Anxiety the first 2 months and with all the different symptoms I though I had cancer in the lungs and it had moved to my brain! He eventually put it out, but was particularly resentful- was this a very very bad idea?
Instruct patients to discontinue varenicline and notify their healthcare provider if they experience unusual sleep-related behaviors. I want to quit so badly to benefit me and my Health!
I recently got out of a crappy relationship as well. Discuss prevention, recovery, and more with experts, caregivers and members who understand.
My weight went up by 10 pounds in 25 days. I used to look like a completely different person before taking up on this habit. My partner is in his second week, and he has become a nightmare to around. I get d sick feeling too.
Of course I am worried about it because I have been on the Chantix longer than the suggested twelve weeks. Many smokers make the mistake of trying to continue with their everyday lives when they first quit. Day 4 of quitting smoking and I have had an agonizing headache from day 1!
My son is 23 and he smokes all the time. Into the second week off nicotine. What are the ingredients in CHANTIX?
I remember the first 7 days I felt like I had a fog in my brain and a headache that would come and go throughout the day. If you want to stay a life longer, don’t go back to cigarettes, as you can see how much damage they have already done to your body. I am happy to have just a plain headache now the others were 20x worse. If you have insurance, please check it out and see if Chantix is covered now.
Also, tell your doctor if your hair growth does not increase after using Minoxidil for 4 months. Did try to quit several times before but relapsed all of the times mostly for the REASON that my reason to quit was not strong enough. I feel blessed that I could take it and not suffer from the side effects that some people have been through. I’ve found the same week 4 and burning hot cheeks like I’ve been on a sunbrd I was also light headed and really itchy all over my body.
Even when Mum dropped down to 6stones. I am a reformed smoker and all of the mood swings etc. Oh, thank you for saying this.
I walked out of the office on January 3, 2005 and never have or wanted to smoke again. I cant believe how much these cigs take over us.
One way to tell, and I’m trying to figure out that question by literally cutting my smoking in half. You will be human again soon and probably a better version of who you were before. This is all so amazing to me and my family and friends are totally shocked as well. I realize you apply that tough love to yourself but it really doesn’t help anyone except temporarily.
Do not consider Communities as medical advice. Those are my 22 year old son’s words and believe it or not it makes sense.
35 years of a pack a day. Smoking has been found to be one of the prominent causes of hypothyroidism and it has also been clear that smoke contains harmful ingredients that retard the functioning process of the thyroid gland.
My husband decided when I had my stroke that I quit smoking but almost a year later I still crave tabacco but no satisfaction because can’t eat. Infrequent: Electrocardiogram abnormal, Muscle enzyme increased, Urine analysis abnormal. What side effects do users of Minoxidil report?
I’m so glad I found this thread! Wow what a difference this has made compared to previous attemps, patches, gum, zyoban, champix, hypnosis, cold turkey.