I still get occasional chest tightness and a slight headache for a few hours — 2014 at 10:43 am CST I had my last cigarette. I quit in the past, i’m at the end of day two. For a long time I used to smoke half an ounce a day — has anyone experienced indigestion as a side effect?
I’ve backslidden a couple of times, i am the partner of a quitter. Have been SERIOUSLY depressed for past week, then the insurance starts over.
I thought she’d like it but didn’t think it would make her cry. I quit smoking but I have been hospitalized 3 times during this period for depression, i have always lifted weights and stayed fairly fit. I was also told my cancer is inoperable, because you’re doing this. Or learn something new.
How about an acute psychotic episode that has left her possible permanent damage. I’ll make sure that if I go for a drink I’ll have some handy so that if the urge to smoke becomes irresistible, I can have one without the danger of re-addicting myself to nicotine. Man Sent to Hell for Teaching Once Saved Always Saved! The medicine was discontinued and the intense anxiety has decreased.
Anyone out there remember this smokers flu may last one to four weeks it’s worth it. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. The CIA, however, had other ideas.
Also daily diarrhea at 3 am. I don’t know if I have done something to it or if the cancer has gotten worse in my back. I, however, am very determined to be smoke free. I am so very stressed out right now, you could cut it with a knife.
I wish you all the best! I’ve been chewing so much gum my jaw hurts, lol, and the mood swings are getting a little ridiculous. But, losing HER has been the absolute worse loss in my life.
Woe to you MY children who are left behind to face the antichrist. Can some one help me to calmdown. If something like that were attempted under any other circumstances, the crowd would have been broken up and arrests would have been made.
Her lungs had a blood clot so they gave her a blood thinner. I quit after smoking for 16 years. I am sure many of you understand this sentiment, as you lay awake at night wishing for a warm body next to yours.
I would love to have an end in sight! Thanks to all who shared their stories!
I still have some cravings but it is now tolerable with the patch. Please pray for me to overcome this duality.
So now on top of all, I no longer have a job. Quit a couple of times when I gave birth.
Just never give up giving up and eventually, it will happen. I immediately put that thought to something else, other than smoking. I am here for you. This is not a joke.
I took Chantix for about a month and went from a pack a day plus to only 2 cigs a day. I have been nicotine free for five months now. I quit smoking on February 16 because Im having back surgery at the end of March.
I have kept busy, I have stayed in motion. If I did, I could just run it, order, fill, and help people but there aren’t enough hours to have me be there as dead weight. I shared the above not for sympathy, but to show some of what has led me to always know Jesus was real, and that I had a Father in Heaven who did love me in spite of what was occurring to me. His wife has blamed Chantix for his death since the beginning.
As far as my medical knowledge is concerned, Nic is more smooth muscle relaxant and vasoconstrictor but other than that it has no ill effects other than addiction. No one is saying that smoking is good, but I heard the person you interviewed, Kat Kerr, say that God says we have it wrong, and he knows those things which entangle us and that we desire to be freed from. Our dear friend committed suicide. They say it takes twenty one days to develope a habit or loose one so I’m going to try it this summer.
In the beginning I was t 10-12 pieces of gum a day. Tapering didn’t work for me, nor did cold turkey. No mountain is too high. The symptoms of quitters flu do get better.
Severe depression, crying, yelling, lots of sleeping, not wanting to do anything started around day 5. What is the Strong Delusion?
I go back to work on Friday, and I’m not sure I’ll be able stand for even 5 hours. I didn’t smoke for at least 2 weeks and there it was the quitters flu. There are some pretty heavy metal chemicals down there and these plants and animals are surviving quite nicely, thank you.
I also thought maybe I could still drink. Hello I just went cold turkey from smoking cigarettes, and now I am praying for my husband to quit. Have that conversation with your partner and establish safe places where he can be alone.
But the choice is ours! We had something similar last year but when the fuss had died down a bit and quieter voices were finally heard the statue stayed, but with a written explanation of the controversy beside it. We just completed our regimen of Chantix.
It is dramatic, however it is how I feel. So when you are having the scan there are times you know they have gone over an area and then done it again, not out of routineness but like they are looking at something.
I was going to topple over. 1st 2 days was feeling good then got flu like symptoms with off and on left chest tightness.
I may also be suffering from Sleep Apnea. I have not had any nicotine in 363 days!
Im sorry it has been so long since I last updated. I think she needs the hospital. You know about the pain, the suffering, the constant fear. First, I just want to get my lungs clear so I can breathe!
I’ve smoked for just over 30 years which is all of my adult life and I suppose every day was disrupted by me going off to get my next smoke. What kept me going is when I would get a craving and I got a lot I would think of the pluses of quitting the nasty habit. It’s definitely worth quitting smoking but at what expense? For the last few weeks I’ve been getting breathing problems so I’ve actually got to give up whereas before it’s been something I’ve tried to do rather than absolutely needed to do.
2 mils a day for 4years can’t explain the feeling after running it was a natural high when I stopped running I went back to smoke 40 days ago I stop smoking again cold turkey ,you have to replace it with something physical that you can’t do both smoking and running for example. I sincerely appreciate all the feedback here and will make use of the hotlines.
00 per month to catch up. Quitting smoking is just step one in becoming a stronger, better person.
I have no energy or motivation to even get out of bed. I often read discussion threads like this, just to read what other ex-smokers experience just to relief my anxiety knowing that there are others who are just like me. Yes John these scriptures are true. But i definitely feel alot better with no heart palpitations.
I found a site with a support group and there seems to be some very nice people there. In closing, though I know some things, there is more I don’t know.
I will have a life after the scare I just got. This is my 5th day , After 4 years this Is my first attempt . But the second week I didn’t get out of bed, I just wanted to die. It has been two weeks and I am fighting it everyday.
Would love some extra prayers because I know these first few days are going to be the worst. I have had horrible thoughts of killing myself, alienated most of my friends and sleep 10 or more hrs a day. I also note that since I went for a low 6mg nic liquid, that my saliva secretion, taste and after taste areas such as the palate and most superior area of upper throat have all increased in efficiency which tells me that my nic levels have reduced as well as my lungs healing. I’m two weeks done with my nicotine patches.
Im struggeling but know that God is all powerful and can help. I have smoked for 27 yrs of my 40 on this earth and my journey to quit started 64 days and 13 hrs ago. Nicotine gum or skin patches are available over the counter, but you need a prescription to use nicotine nasal spray and nicotine inhalers. All the gunk that has built up over the years has to come out.
00 for me, so that I’d have money for Christmas and stuff this year. I know I won’t get that call to come in so my doctor can tell me I’m cured. I can’t stop coughing, but my cough is clear, no tar colored phlegm?
But I’m doing ok and after my next CT I’ll update again. Im not sure if its because of something wrong with my food or too tired or its just because of the effect of quit smoking, but I think its not related to food. I was in the hospital again this weekend because I couldn’t breathe.
I was supposed to do this update a few days ago. Today, though, I just feel hung over. I have good days and bad, but every day, I feel like I lost who I am.
This general anger that started right after I quit smoking hasn’t gone away and just seems to be getting worse! He makes me want to smoke. I just used cigarettes as a method of coping with it instead of dealing with the annoyances around me.
Just want to encourage those who haven’t quit yet, and they feel defeated before they even begin! Hmm, I believe people reaching a low-point around day 60-100 is due to Nornicotine being depleted. MY children, satan has no power. I knew immediately time was up.
Did you have the body aches like the flue? All of the side effects can be awful, and that’s no life for anyone.
Because so much metal is spewed out, hydrothermal vents have been responsible for many of the world’s richest ore deposits, like the copper ores mined on the island of Cyprus in the Mediterranean Sea. The depression and the suicidal thoughts are there everyday. Saudi Arabia’s vice and virtue police have arrested a young woman who was filmed in an archaeological site wearing a miniskirt and crop top, sparking a furious debate about the rights of women in the ultra-conservative kingdom. Kind of scared at this point.
Tested: no heart disease, no cancer, no tar build up. 0ne hour and still intense craving.
Yes to the indigestion, in fact, this is a pretty common side effect of smoking cessation. New situations or stress can especially trigger relapse. They’ll still want money when I feel better too.
Any advice would be appreciated. And, it would be cool to actually run more than a block. I’m just starting to get over these symptoms and feel normal again. I absolutely feel like I have to write this: my experience on this was frightening.