Neil passed away on July 10, i have never really been a depressed person, it is working and I only rinse twice today and my mouth is feeling great! My mouth has exploded with mouth ulcers, are nicotine weaning products a bad joke? Like an ostrich with its head in the sand, but I just couldn’t stop. I can’t tell if it is my PMS or if it is the Chantix, i’ve laughed and cryed.
I used NRT twice, its really sad to live like this. I just posted a new thread about L, however the poor thing has been plagued by mouth ulcers ever since. I have kept busy, i went to my GP surgery and spoke to a locum.
Without dragging others into your emotional turmoil. I had recently started smoking, neal wrote and shared an article documenting his recovery.
It took me a month or so, to recognize and truly appreciate some of the advantages of living as a non-smoker and those are being reinforced every day. Who should smokers trust, their instincts or industry ads?
I have not smoked now since October 13 had one mouth ulcer. It isn’t such good news, I asked the doc how long I could live and he said one to three months.
I really feel that these ulcers are caused by the stress in our lives. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip themissed dose. I gave up smoking the first time 5 yrs ago and withen a couple of weeks i sufferd with huge mouth ulcers they would start as a sting then start going red then develope into big white ulcer and would take 3wks to clear and by that time another was coming! Did the person report a depressed mood because they were undergoing nicotine withdrawal,” asked Dr.
He has tried many cures include traditional Chinese herbs, but nothing improved. Are Teens Getting Hooked on NRT?
I quit for 6 years once and it was rough. How to make sense of them. I ended up being admitted to a psych unit with “major depression” on July 22. Welcome the process and remove any ideas of instant success.
I wil olso get that. I had been ready to quit my job and give up on everything.
Your way will be the best way in the end. I have been taking Chantix for a month and quit smoking 19 days ago. Patients are urged to talk with their doctor about their psychiatric history before taking Chantix, and to report to their doctor any changes in mood and behavior.
However, one night I started to feel incredible anger towards everyone around me. Simply, I don’t like me.
I was scared it was oral cancer cause my symptoms are very similar but there are no lumps or bleeding from the sores and they last only some days before new ones emerge. Also part of the evidence are the hundreds and possibly thousands of personal accounts of mental health nightmares being documented by current and former varenicline users on message boards across the net.
All within a week and 2 days after quitting. He took the pills for only a week and shot himself 2 weeks later.
Something that just comes, for no reason. I noticed that lately I have been crying unexplainably and having brief suicidal thoughts.
Sometimes it is the fear that I am trapped in a career that will never accept me, nor I it. Day 11 I was depressed and day 12 I took full dose and I thought about killing myself. She sent me for all sorts of blood tests and x-rays. My 25 year old son died Nov 10.
I can’t find that article for the life of me but it basically said something to the affect of your body detoxifying and the toxins get in your blood steam and need to get out and the best way is thru the soft surface of your mouth–causing an ulcer. Do not take more than 1 milligram twice a day.
Varenicline doubles or triples the chances of quitting smoking. I was successfully able to quit smoking 3 years ago and have been smoke free ever since! Even if others stop noticing, self-congratulate every now and then as this is really a hard thing to do and you deserve a huge hug for even trying. I wasn’t sleeping well but I wasn’t craving cigarettes either.
I would have canker sores for about 1 week, then a few days without and then they would be back. Search as you might, I doubt you’ll locate any.
I tried to kill myself in Jan of 2008. I am also totally off nicotine! Sorry for my bad English and typo. I just got a new tube and sheesh does it hurt putting this stuff on a big one but heres hoping it clears up in a few days!
I am working through the behavioral addition of being a smoker. It’s a behavioral problem that you have associated with a physical addiction.
I have also had shingles! If this medication comes in a bottle, carefully follow your doctor’s directions on the prescription label. I have kept busy, I have stayed in motion.
And who stands to gain from that? Did they smoke because they were depressed – or was their depression caused by Chantix?
My boyfriend was depressed for 2 years but came out of it around 18 months ago. Well, take it from me, you actually can stop smoking rather easily.
However the poor thing has been plagued by mouth ulcers ever since. An alphabetical subject matter index to hundreds of nicotine cessation support group discussions, article and videos. It has been two months with no sores.
I am sure many of you understand this sentiment, as you lay awake at night wishing for a warm body next to yours. Chantix more than doubles a person’s chances of successfully quitting smoking. This is my 3rd week on Chantix, and I plan to quit taking it.
Always take Chantix after meals with a full glass of water. But, alas, that’s not how the brain works. Do physician’s have a legal duty to ignore Guideline Recommendation 7? It is a miracle I am alive.
I was not able to see the downslide in myself. It can help if the patient is also depressed. WebMD does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.
Good luck in your search, hope your dad stays off the smokes. But things are changing I am able to sense my surroundings better, I can hear taste smell again .
OH GOD I CANT PAY THIS BILL. OK I SOLVED THIS PROBLEM AND WANTED EVERYONE TO KNOW THE SOLUTION! Lapse nearly always equals relapse. Take your next dose at the regular time.
Madison that do not work there isn’t any! It is pretty amazing stuff!
Ask a health care provider if Zyban might be a good option for you, and take it exactly as prescribed. If this medication comes in a dosing package, carefully follow the directions on the dosing package. During this first week, it is okay to smoke. I find a lot of things just mask the pain for a little while.
Listerine is also a great way to kill the bacteria in the mouth and reduce the pain of canker,ulcer sores. I wonder if it is the more cigarettes you smoked the more severe the mouth ulcer you would experience. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. After all, you’re on the drug to SAVE YOUR LIFE.
Normally a happy go lucky guy who got engaged in sept. 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. On the 8th day I doubled dosage and on day 9 and day 10 I had a constant awful metal taste in mouth and exhaustion and nausea. It only lasted for about 3 days but was very severe!
This is a very bad drug and should be pulled off the market. I can’t really talk and eating and swallowing is a challenge.
As a result, he came home after work one night and discovered that she had left with the dog, and many of their household valuables and sentimental pictures etc. If there is anyone out there thinking of quitting, do it now!
I have tried many times to quit smoking, without the help of drugs. It grew to almost the entire size of my bottom lip. Do I Have a Yeast Infection or Something Else?
He was clearly not himself. I have changed my diet completely avoiding spicy and hot food. The nightmares are more like night terrors for me I wake my husband up screaming.
He is constantly spraying his mouth with cloriseptic to numb the pain. The pain is the worst, and it feels like I have the tonsils of a fire dragon.
I started taking Chantix in the beginning of Nov. Although clearly dated, Table 3 from the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Facts and Figures 2003 report indicated that 91. So i took a spoonfull knowing before i put it in my mouth i was going to be in pain,weather we were eating bread,chese,ice cream,or whatever.
It was completely out of character for him to be depressed. I swear I would never even think of smoking again. This forum has been very useful in that it highlights this common side effect.
The Guide walks new quitters through the first two weeks of smoking cessation, recommending daily videos to watch and articles to read. Does Metabolism Return After Quitting Smoking?
I had quit smoking for a little over 2 weeks. It is all of my body and it creeps into the intangible parts of me. For example, I am currently sitting in hospital room with my father who has just had major surgery. I gave up cigarettes coz I dun wanna give up my life!
I have been on Chantix for 2 weeks and stopped 2 days ago. Then Jenna told me I’d tried to kill myself.
2005 – 2018 WebMD LLC. When taking two doses a day, be sure to wait at least six hours between doses. I have lost my life to this drug.
Figure out if you have always been depressed or if this is just part of letting go. I always used “TAWAS” or “ALUM” it works effectively!
I’m so depressed–I don’t know how to function. Better live in hell as king rather than a servant in heaven. They olso said to get Frolic Acid and drink five every morning. This time I wasn’t able to stop smoking even while wearing the patch.
It was only afterwards that we connected the dots between Chantix and his brief shotgun moment. I began taking chantix on May 25, 07. I suppose the comforting thing is that this looks like a common occurrence! Pfizer should change their slogan for chantix to: “Dead people don’t smoke!
BUT, since I started taking Chantix, those moments are soooooooooooo much easier to ride out and deal with. I am on week number 5 and smoking 1-2 a day.