I will agree that after 10 years of smoking, i’ve had increased side effects since I posted this. Was actually able to go about 6 hours without a piece today, there are lots of other suggestions here on the board too.
Increased body odor, and still getting mouth ulcers. That simply using a bed with an elevated top — finding the Best Method to Quit Smoking for You.
When you quit smoking, you are going to become more of a grouch than ever before. Trying to stop smoking after decades of puffing. 5 days a week that tests me very much. When I find everything around me annoying, it’s hard to not get angry.
Until it became natural for me to do it during those activities . Tree and half yard of Mouth Ulcers !
I can only offer you my tips. The next morning we went to the casino, and had breakfast, I had two over easy eggs, probably cooked in butter, and hash-browns also cooked in butter. I have not had any of the side effects-depression, suicidal thoughts, etc. Had I known that years ago, I would have had one!
He said he removed his clothing and put it back on several times and spent hours talking himself out of his overwhelming urge to kill himself. I am sure many of you understand this sentiment, as you lay awake at night wishing for a warm body next to yours.
I learned right away that nicotine leaves your system rather quickly. No cravings, no coughing, no bronchitis or pneumonia. Let’s take our meds, do what the doctor said and pray! It is believed that this medication shows effective and comparatively faster results than other drugs.
So, that’s why I think Chantix may actually have a chance for some of us. It does not mean that you are an angry person. Not much energy, and just so tired of having that feeling that everyone else can catch a whiff of an old woman as she passes buy.
I seriously am afraid of what will happen to me if I continue. I can’t believe it’s been eight years since I quit smoking and started this blog.
I had a really hard time thinking that I would be on a pill for the rest of my life. And lastly, please let me say that you are ABSOLUTELY doing the right thing by trying to quit smoking. I promise, it’s worth it.
I got my pills again but what scared me was, what was that pill really doing, it does not cure my symptoms it just hides them and makes it less painful. I ran out of my pills for a week and was not able to get a new precision. Was nervous about getting drug rx filled.
Also, this guy had some weird nightmares which I have not experienced, maybe that is related to suicidal ideation. My partner is in his second week, and he has become a nightmare to around. Generic Zanaflex is an effective muscle relaxant medication utilized to relax the stressed muscles. Give it a go if you are struggling.
So You Wish You Could be a Social Smoker? I was on Chantix and after two weeks I began to be the most moody person,did not like my self and all I could think of was I didn’t want to live, it was not just a few thoughts it was all the time, I stopped taking it but the thoughts were still there, I went to my Dr. Once they stop taking it, after all these bad things happen.
I was talking to myself, crying alot and had to no idea what was happening. I was not back to my normal self for at least a month.
He is so unbearable and mean and he picks fights with me all the time about little things. At this point you may need to split the thyroid med in half but you will need thyroid checked for sure. I have been off my thyroid meds for about two months now and I am wondering if my thyroid is still not normal.
For the better health and life of us. Too many copmmilents too little space, thanks! It should be remembered that deaths from emphysema, as well as lung cancer, have increased greatly over the past few decades because of smoking. I am one month in quitting cold turkey.
I feel blessed that I could take it and not suffer from the side effects that some people have been through. The dream feel is so vivid, the bitter taste, the stimulant effect, the kick of dopamine, the stress relieving factor and other effects you can feel when you smoke a cigarette. After another 15 days on Chantix I didn’t like how I was feeling.
If you feel you are drinking too much, do something about it like joining AA. I have tried to stay calm but lost it the other night when I threw a glass at her head. Merry Christmas everyone and a Happy New Year.
I have tried mouth washes, changed tooth brushes, stop eating candy etc. You have helped myself and many others understand, we are not alone!
The diagnosis were the same with different medical doctors. No tomato or tomato sauces, bummer!
I am crabby with my kids and I hate it. I will try the suggestions noted in this discussion.
October 9, 2011, i will be smoke free for 2 years and i got that way on Chantix. Try to do the same breaths, but once you’ve relaxed the belly, relax the Solar Plexus, as if you are ‘expanding the air’ into that region. It hasn’t got rid of them completely but I get a couple of weeks respite and then they start creeping back. Try and chance that habit.
Keep up the good work. I just started Chantix today! But its not working for me – if anything the pains worse.
Like I was in control. The moodiness was pretty much over after 30 days for me. We are proud of you for taking a step in the right direction! Starting smoking for the sake of your kids is no something you hear often, but it is true.
In the dream after I realized what I was doing, I felt so, so guilty. I’m happy to hear that your doctors are monitoring you. But, whenever I jump back into routine – they come back.
I smoke till it became a bad habit, smoke my way out till i graduated from college, be friends with colleagues who smoke, smoke on parties and smoke every after meal and smoke every where. No soft drinks, fast food, candy etc.
I just posted a new thread about L-Glutamine powder curing my ulcers. Nope, no Shaekology for me.
There is always an option to meet more people, to be more involved to spend more time away from yourself and in the company of others. Feel hitting d next walgreens store n buy a pack. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD.
Can you tell me specifically what helped your husband get rid of Barrett’s other than 3 tbsps of virgin coconut oil a day? I am having terrible mood swings and fighting with her over everything. That can lead to having a full blown relapse and to keep on smoking. The second week is when things got worse and I was becoming more emotional and aggressive, and started hallucinating.
Get Help From Other Quitters! This is why brewer’s yeast is used, it also have B13, but you can’t find that in drug stores! This is the habit they have mentioned. At first I thought 3 weeks wasn’t going to be long enough for me.
I got off work at 9:30 PM. Squamous cell carcinomas are one of the more common primary malignancies of lung and are most often seen in smokers. Picking up the pieces now. I was just diagnosed with Baretts.
I am currently eating a very high degree of alkaline food to assist the problem, with very good results. I had horrendous and very vivid nightmares that went on for two months.
Absolutely an emotional roller coaster! I now can not have a relationships with my children or my grandchildren because of the depression and the anger.
I smoked for almost 4 years. I will not give up!
Quitting smoking can lead quitters into becoming the ultimate grouch. It did however help through the withdrawal phase and could be useful but patients need to be informed of the possibility that they could experience this very harmful side effect. I could smell things I normally wouldn’t. This thing is making me crazy.
I am embarking on week 4 , and starting to feel like a manic depressive at times in this cold turkey campaign , I kind of go into a trippy state of mind laughing which I use to pay for to feel like this back in the day ,followed by dark depression but it only lasts 10-20 mins but I really don’t want to smoke which is good ,I am wolfing down three packets of polos a week so I have resigned my self to losing a few teeth during this campaign BUT I WILL NOT FAIL ! Comment on One Year Smoke Free! 50 years old next year and generally in better health than l probably deserve to be. With no financial worries and his working life nearing an end, he was positively looking forward to his twilight years of watching his grandkids grow up and share his retirement with my mother, family and his wide circle of friends.
I was one of those women during pregnancy who vomited the whole nine months. I have been feeling great due to exercise and lots of prayer.
Also Camomile tea helps strengthen The sphincter muscle that is allowing the acid to go back into the stomach. Turn the slosh into a healer, not a killer. 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. This was in June of 2007–prior to any warnings.
I have felt so motivated to quit smoking after my Dad passes away a yr ago at the tender age of 55 from sudden massive heart attack. Not sure of the spelling. I tried to kill myself three days after starting this evil medication. 0thing happened,i even drank too much water but no effect.
Not for depression just panic attacks. I feel like I am embarking on a whole new life as a non-smoker and it feels great. I smoked for 30 yes and am really proud to quit! While you do feel the fact that you are nicotine depleted it was tolerable.
There is a “High Grade” category which means your chances of cancer is a much higher risk and within as little as 2 years! I am agitated and it’s very hard for me to focus.
I will try some of the suggestions on this site and hopefully they will help. Looking back, despite the bad hours and the bad days, the act of not smoking is really not that hard.
If you haven’t tried these, I recommend them. It’s awful but it’s good too. Is it Gogi berry tea? I was within for two days before he blew his head off.
In the meantime, here are links to information about acne treatments that you might find useful. I was given Dexilant and it worked somewhat well to disguise the symptoms, yet like others here on this forum, I know the harmful effects and it also seemed to be losing effectiveness. Ask pharmacist if there were any horror stories, she had none to share but I was still nervous about filling. Use various methods, if you have to, in any way that you need to as to get through the first 30 days.
Teas all come back after a mouthful. Think about it: A night of drinking and smoking. I quit in 7 days, but I continued to follow the program to the end.
I’m still taking chantix because I a still having cravings to smoke. Extreme depression, anxiety, rage fits, suicidal thoughts constantly, it’s a miracle that I’m not in prison or 6 feet under right now. I get away from this and I am in hell. Smoking cessation, with or without treatment with CHANTIX, may alter the pharmacokinetics or pharmacodynamics of some drugs, such as theophylline, warfarin, and insulin.
But be sure to buy the cinnamon from Indonesia or Srilanka since it is for medicinal purpose. I am in my 30’s and do not want to take meds for the rest of my life! I hope she forgives me. I’m glad to have read this article and know now that im well and truly in full recovery mode.