As if I had been to the dentist, i sure hope someone finds somethig soon to help. I took it at 10 AM, i have no history of mental illness and do not take any prescription meds.
He has had a severe change in mood swings, i hope you read all my stories on quitting smoking and Chantix. This time i was having nightmares — im not the same persom anymore.
While suicidal ideation has been my friend in the past during some major depressive episodes, this latest round is different. WELLBUTRIN that is written for healthcare professionals. 7 times that of bupropion, respectively.
I cry too much, I get angry if the wind blows the wrong way, I’m afraid I am going to hurt myself. Anyone who ever mentions Chantix will be told by me to just quit cold turkey!
People need to think about going on this drug, particularly if they have a history of depression. If you take Chantix be very careful.
Leave a comment and be a part of this fun, popular blog. This is a very bad drug and should be pulled off the market. Was told he was just having panic attacks, was not taken off his Chantix.
After the second week the cravings were no longer there. My husband and I decided to quit smoking together. My father was happy, fulfilled, had a 1 year old granddaughter, great job making great money, no debt, beautiful house, and was retiring in a few years.
I have no history of mental illness and do not take any prescription meds. Was prescribed chantix by my family dr. I”m not sure how or what to do.
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. I now can not have a relationships with my children or my grandchildren because of the depression and the anger.
I started the Paxil and Chantix at the same time because my heart felt like it was not beating right and I was afraid I was having a heart attack. It is very mild, but always there, and more nagging than anything. Yes, cotton-mouth goes with it.
There is definately a difference in mood when you get to the higher dose, and it intensifies with every day. Something didn’t seem right, I was sad, cried way too easily, and I felt hopeless, like my life had no meaning. I had an old bottle of Ambien with one tablet left and called the auto refill line.
Two weeks ago, he took an overdose of Paxil and Wellbutrin in an effort to end his life. Does the OTC Nicotine Patch Really Double Your Chances of Quitting? Instead, I was so depressed and isolated that I couldn’t continue to function. Could it be that the “significantly lower level” of dopamine stimulation produced by varenicline is insufficient to allow some taking the drug to avoid mental health, behavioral and depression concerns?
After a few days of smoking again and not being motivated, I was planning on continuing with the medication. I tried to kill myself three days after starting this evil medication. I decided to take a drive to clear my head.
It is nothing for me to lock myself in my bedroom and just cry. The first week it was mainly the nausea, weird dreams, weakness, and the headaches and constipation. He has also had rashes and horrible pus producing bumps under his armpit and on one side of his face. But your life will never be the same.
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My daughter is one of the Casualties of taking Chantix for 12 weeks. The 33-year-old, of Galveston Road, was found by her mother, who lived at the same address, hanging from bannisters by a length of electricity cable on February 18 this year. I’m sure the repercussions of this drug are going to be widespread. If you take a urine drug screening test, WELLBUTRIN may make the test result positive for amphetamines.
I do not have a history of either depression or suicidal thinking. This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation.
I was in a remote location on an unmarked road in a field not very visible from the dirt road. Thank God for this site. Please don’t discount those who actually did commit suicide and those of us who lived thru it. Advise patients that WELLBUTRIN is present in human milk in small amounts.
Also I read that I need to fill out an app to get it for free. I ended up in the mental unit at the hospital, was having severe panic attacks and suicidal thoughts. No suicides occurred in any of the pediatric trials.
At first I felt great and stopped smoking after the first five days. It took me 15 minutes to gather my strength and actually get out of my car in the parking lot to go to work.
It was completely out of character for him to be depressed. After 5 weeks I became depressed and suicidal. We visited my in-laws on T-Day and his Mother was shocked by the non responsive individual. This has been a success for me so far.
But he was normal in every other way. But the second week I didn’t get out of bed, I just wanted to die.
The headaches are more like migraines. Visit Turkeyville, Facebook’s most popular quit smoking support group.
I just hope I eventually go back to normal or at least lose the thoughts of suicide and short temper. Needless to say I would recommend Chantix to people who want to quit smoking.
Keep up the good work. Am having chest pain and arm pain also, am still having severe panic attacks. I started Chantix in October.
The nausea was awful the first three weeks. I have lost what so far hasn’t come back and that’s my memory! Use low initial doses and increase the dose gradually . Ask pharmacist if there were any horror stories, she had none to share but I was still nervous about filling.
I was talking to myself, crying alot and had to no idea what was happening. Although I have quit smoking, the side effects are too much for me to handle.
But this time I just snapped. 36 hours after my last dose. If you have nausea, take your medicine with food. I agree, it is a miracle drug but, some people cannot take it, because of the side effects.
Thank you for sharing your story with us Anja. It produced more serious reports than any other drug for multiple types of events: more potential cases of angioedema, cardiac arrhythmia, diabetes and severe cutaneous injury. I took this poison for 2 weeks, and it was the worst 2 weeks of my life.
I got a rx for chantix a year ago but never filled it after hearing stories about the negative sides of it. My whole attitude did a complete 180. My 25 year old son died Nov 10. He was clearly not himself.
The study found that while the FDA has issued warnings regarding Chantix’s link to suicidal acts, thoughts or behaviors, psychosis, hostility and aggression, it has ignored “other kinds of serious harm for which no warnings now exist, either from the FDA or from the manufacturer, Pfizer Inc. She was still smoking and had been previously diagnosed as bipolar.
WELLBUTRIN increases almost 10-fold between 450 and 600 mg per day. However, one night I started to feel incredible anger towards everyone around me.
Many of the below comments have been shortened in order to share as many as possible. I tried to commit suicide December 8, 2007. Bupropion is a racemic mixture.
I was nauseous, but it wasn’t that bad. What are the possible side effects of bupropion? Who should not take WELLBUTRIN? Ashamed to say I neglected to do my homework prior to taking this drug and paid a price for that.
She had been diagnosed with bipolar and was taking anti-depressants. While on the drug Norman clearly visualized an easy and painless path out. I think quiting cold turkey will be easier than this and I wouldn’t be in fear of the side effects of a drug. I have a feeling this stuff is going to hurt many people before it gets pulled from the market.
He took the pills for only a week and shot himself 2 weeks later. Still feeling the very intense and agitated even anxiety meds are not helping.
I was actually looking forward to experiencing SOME of what I’ve read but my dream patterns really haven’t changed. It is a great feeling and even with the side effects I would do it all again. I feel like I am embarking on a whole new life as a non-smoker and it feels great.
Some of these patients had a diagnosis of bipolar disorder. This Pill has changed my life and not for the better. Without Chantix I couldn’t have quit after all these years and I am amazed everyday I wake up and am not a smoker!
They just weren’t the actions of a man who was contemplating suicide,” said Mr Jama’s brother. Again I had never–even at times when I stopped smoking without anything–had these thoughts and feelings of intense rage. As the mother of 6, life is stressful enough without adding the side effects this drug has.
I am a housewife and mother of 2 teenage daughters and am 55 years old. If you don’t really want to quit then don’t bother taking it because you’ll be wasting your time. I will be stable enough to work. They focused on the fact that it caused the release of dopamine within the brain while blocking nicotine from occupying alpha 4 beta 2 receptors.
My doctor had prescribed me Wellbutrin, which had no effect on me, positive or negative. He was not suicidal, but I know that in days leading up, he was depressed, un-motivated, confused.
I am 33 years old and smoked for 15 of them. Any change in mood stability or physical health should be looked at in relation to the Chantix. Pfizer did say that smoking is associated with suicide.