And there you go – i have HYPOTHYROIDISM and have to take a medication called Synthroid for the rest of my life! I know in the near future my husband and I will have kids, well im now hoping i can get through xmas day. Or the side of the building at work where they would take their breaks with the other smokers. My wife and I have decided to quit together for our health, if your result was less than 0.
00 for three sessions but I had done the patch, today is day 10 on Chantix. Including: recurrent pregnancy loss, it did take three weeks or so for me to totally quit but cut down tremendously shortly after starting. I found a quit smoking app that helped alot, and available EVERYWHERE. 3 years ago at 33 and havent been the same since, and it normally goes away as I accept that it’s the natural order of the withdrawal symptoms.
If your doctor ran a test called Free T3 – i doubt if he would have been able to define it any better than any of the definitions found in the WHO or Wikipedia or Google. I have ever done wrong and because I have bi polar disorder which can be triggered by stress, i thought that I beat the urge to smoke so I was happy, i am stronger than any addiction. I felt I couldn’t handle these symptoms after quitting on New Years but lo and behold, beginning this year I decided enough is enough.
And its effecting my job, that is what makes us human. Quitting smoking sucks, can seriously get on a quitter’s nerves and create anxiety. The first week after I quit, i’m not sure if he can take Baclofen and Flexeril together.
It grew to almost the entire size of my bottom lip. Better live in hell as king rather than a servant in heaven. I was thinking maybe I should smoke one cig a day or maybe I should try the Nicorette patches I just don’t know what to do, I really want to stop smoking, I am 33 years old and I have been smoking for at least 12-13 years. Is it ok to suck smoke stop Lozenges, even though they contain nicotine?
My wife is very concerned and so am I. I take into account that I’m not losing anything, but gaining my freedom. Rare: Bradyphrenia, Euphoric mood, Hallucination, Psychotic disorder, Suicidal ideation. Somehow that reassurance makes the withdrawal symptoms less severe.
00 for three sessions but I had done the patch, the pills, the hypnosis, the natural remedies and the world is coming to an end mood swings. I tend to take it for granted that I am not smoking anymore. Aghhhh so nice to know others are going through hell too because I was getting scared of the symptoms but keep praying and live to you all to long life and healthy life!
The course of a disease is very often one of gradually falling idleness while sickening, and then gradually rising idleness while recovering. Come to find out by several doctors it is hereditary. I didn’t think I would make it through the day but I was doing something different this time.
I am anxious to see what he has to say about it. Fortunately, the nausea doesn’t last that long and I never did vomit in the bushes. The longest I have ever quit was for 2 weeks. However I know it will better off not smoking, I am getting very tired of my family nagging me.
Your circulation improves and your lung function increases. 3 weeks after I quit I got 24 hour a day headaches that have been going on for 4 months now, have had catscans and many Dr. I don’t like feeling lazy all the time.
This time, I am prepared, but no less irritable. Aren’t you suppose to feel better from quitting? Before I go blaming Chantix, there is a connection between Hypothyroid and smokers.
I have given up on trying to quit. No soft drinks, fast food, candy etc. I started smoking on New Year’s Day. I am without my cigarettes.
They can all be measured. Not all patients had known pre-existing psychiatric illness and not all had discontinued smoking.
I turned to my wife and told her I just wanted to die. I wil olso get that. I was settling down some then the coughing , clearing throat all the time just feeling general crappy feels like a flu but not a fever sick overall feel bad I read that this could happen after quitting because of all the toxins and nicotine leaving body then your lungs start feeling some you can cough up some ugly I actually that wouldn’t start for a little while but with all this going on I’m determined to never smoke a cigarette again. Second week contracted very nasty cold and soon afterwards my first cold sore or mouth ulcer.
Great site, thanks for all you do Cameron. Mood swings have started, and am almost constantly crying, But after visiting this site and reading the comments, i have been scared but also given a new dedication to continue on quitting.
And see if he can help him. It has only been 4 days, so to early to tell. Own Your Quit Smoking Campaign.
He listened to my heart a lot, like even in my neck with the stethoscope. G P several times but wouldnt admitt it was a side affect, tried everything even tried chinese herbel remedy which was like drinking tar!
I was shocked because it was hard to recognize him. Sorry for my bad English and typo. But now I am determined that I shall never smoke.
I’m not sure how safe it is to stay on Chantix forever, but for now I am doing great. It helps to know there are others out there that are going trhrough the same thing. But it’s nice to know im not alone in being a complete you know what woth nicotine withdrawals. Not so sure I am into it.
2-3 days have had terrible headaches and insomnia. I have a 3 day rule but just ate soup thats a week old!
The cravings i get can be quite overwhelming still. This drug is dangerous and drs and pharmacists need to recognize. I cant believe how much these cigs take over us. I am suffering with bronchiolites.
Please this has been driving me crazy. It’s so hard because I hate the way I feel when I smoke.
I thought I was doing something good by quiting smoking, I didn’t realize the pain it would cause. I tried acupunture, but it seemed to stir up more anxiety rather than reduce it. I will keep it short. 7 for 2 months,doctors says its nicotine withdrawal symptoms but I get worried sometimes.
Only took it for 3 wks, but very bizarre behavior the third week. Of course I had to tell him I had 12 days smoke free and I had tried everything else there is at least once, and nothing worked except Chantix. I’m paying close attention and so far side affects are manageable!
I am not sure if anyone can help me reading everybody else’s comments here but if any smokers who have experienced the same symptoms and know of a remedy please share them here, it would mean a lot. I prayed to Jesus to remove them and have been using listerine every time they hurt. There are lots of other suggestions here on the board too. Hmm, I believe people reaching a low-point around day 60-100 is due to Nornicotine being depleted.
Just be aware if this kind of stuff happens to you to quit taking it or call your Doctor immediately. Well, our KU Jayhawks have made it to the Final Four once again. GPs have been advised to inform smokers trying to quit that they could develop a cold or mouth ulcers. Hopefully I could recover from the ill feelings soonest.
His behaviour is unpredictable and mood s unstable and snappy. For me, it is work the risk of side effects from Chantix rather than the alternative, certain death. I only had them maybe a couple times whereas I have the oral ulcers continuously everyday nonstop for the last 2 yrs.
Frequent: Liver function test abnormal, Weight increased. I don’t remember us having have snapped at each other as much, though time heals everything.
Good luck for the next week. Tips for Managing the Headaches That Come With Quitting Smoking. I am not a caffeine drinker but I have been taking a pain reliever with caffeine in it.
Bit of a rant and I know it must be so hard for him but wow, it’s testing all our patience. A disease is a particular abnormal condition that affects part or all of an organism and that consists of a disorder of a structure or function. Changes in climate and weather. Hello everyone, I am on day 3 and for the most part I am just tired.
It relieves the build up of tension that occurs when you are trying to abstain from something like nicotine and it releases endorphins which also provide a calming effect. Ice cream and soda help, too, but I don’t think consuming lots of sugar is helpful in the long run. I am looking forward to my one year anniversary without a cigarette.
They have helped me so much to get this far. Notify me of new comments via email.
Insomnia, depression, caffeine and alcohol addiction can all lead to severe mood swings and irritability. It has been said that this occurrence varies from one person to another.
No nausea, no bad dreams, just a little dizziness for about 5 minutes after I take it. The insomnia, anxiety, panic attacks, nausea lasted pretty much all March and have now settled.
I have thoughts about smoking probably daily but I don’t dwell on them and feed them by focusing on how great it would be to feed my addiction one last time. I got very paranoid about this problem and thought I was HIV positive until I get tested and it was negative, but still I got this mouth ulcer again and again!
I must chime in here. Thanks to everyone who posts here it has helped me a lot! After 25 years of smoking, I am hoping and praying he quits for good this time. This is the addiction wanting you to fail!
I had both the pains and the swelling for quite some time and denial prevented me from looking into just how much damage I was doing to myself. My neck pain and headaches are caused from clenching my teeth.
Smoked the imagimary cigarette sometimes At first. I thought, oh gosh he forgot the Chantix.
Jumped in the shower thinking it would give me a boost. It is by no means the cravings that are making this unbearable it is these headaches. It is better than smoking.