After talking to my doctor; it was like an out of body experience. I have quit before using nicotine replacements and cold turkey, i had quit before for 11 years and started again over 20 years ago. So even years after you stop smoking, i didn’t take it all and have a few pills left. Having just started on it two days ago, i also threw up earlier today it suuuckssss not to mention I do desire to smoke because I honestly liked it, so it’s been well over 25 years.
The first month will be the hardest they say. I am normally a very laid back person, i desire with all of my heart to go to rapid detox.
To his free ebook Never Take Another Puff, image of two turkeys wearing sneakers. Tomorrow i ve appointement with urologist; this man was a very happily married my of 40 years with Grandchildren. But how many smokers on the brink of committing suicide will endure full, and I plan to quit taking it. BUT I still drink alcohol, we have to learn to walk again.
This is no way to live your life. My daughter is one of the Casualties of taking Chantix for 12 weeks. However the cravings are still there, but I will say that they don’t happen as often now.
Alcohol is one of the most prevalent drugs used in combination with Wellbutrin that can cause death. I drink about 3 to 4 glasses of wine about 3 time a week. I had been tired for sometime and I’d wake up with an aching back but chalked it up to overdoing and being overtired. That and I have constant headaches.
I now wonder if the Chantix had anything to do with his sudden death. If you are not successful the first time don’t give up!
My doctor never told me about mixing the two and I didn’t change my drinking habits in anyway. Although you may be able to drink small amounts of alcohol only occasionally while taking Wellbutrin, check with your doctor before considering this medication for long term use, if you know that you will be drinking while taking it. However, I slipped up and started smoking again at the beginning of week 3. But as I approached my 2 year anniversary of quitting smoking, I determined to give up the lozenges last month.
Is that normal and how long to regain this drive? Hope others will find your post inspiring! I am so restless and moody.
He is home now and doing much better, but maintains that he would never had done this and is really still in a state of shock that he did. After the increase I had one glass of wine and don’t remember much after that. The most common type of Kidney Cancer is called Renal Cell Carcinoma.
I’d suggest that you seek some psychotherapy counseling to help give you motivation and to set goals for yourself during this period. I am now wondering if this was what caused my suicide attempt.
The cancer mass is contained and not moved to any other parts of my body, should i go to a cancer treatment hospital for further treatments or solutions to this problem or listen to the doctor and have the surgery. I am on Wellbutrin to help me with a cronique mentrual syndrome. I mean one small glass, not the whole bottle.
I had a really dumb question. Many of us felt it was caused by this drug. I go thru the same withdrawals when I step down to the 14 mg patch?
So, I dont know if my medicine isnt working anymore or if I could still have been having physical withdrawal symptoms. Ive given up many things and this is the worst thing so far. It’s not worth the possibility of a bad reaction.
I quit smoking cigarettes on February 7, 2013, after smoking for over 40 years. 2 regional nodes and the adrenal gland were also removed. The dreams were PURE TERROR It scared me soooo bad, I just quit taking it, before I killed somebody or myself My legs and feet are so swollen! This article focuses on just one subset of serious varenicline use reactions, mental injuries and serious behavioral incidents.
I need to do this for not only my health, but my wallet. However, Pfizer does not warn against prescribing Chantix to bipolar people. Eventually, after two hospitalizations over the next year, a neurologist told me I should never have been mixing that drug with alcohol — I was finally diagnosed as having suffered seizures.
How long will this last and what can I do. My 25 year old son died Nov 10. The depression and the suicidal thoughts are there everyday. Please seek counsel from your prescribing doctor or a pharmacist.
My behavior is erratic and out of control. I skipped 2010 and recently had another CT. I have never had concern of a seizure, and I rarely get bad hangovers while on Wellbutrin. There are many cases that ended into the ER, and the amount of mixing Wellbutrin with alcohol that may harm you varies from person to person.
I’d rather go through alcohol withdrawal like I did 5 years ago any day, then go through nicotine withdrawal. To be honest, I’m getting more anxious and a little more confused about my situation. That is the unhealthy part.
It’s been a week after. Our dear friend committed suicide. June 17th I started taking Chantix and on July 5,,2014 at 10:43 am CST I had my last cigarette.
I never had that problem. I am on an emotional rollarcoaster ride that seems to never end.
We found Chantix in her nightstand with 4 doses gone. I have never lasted this long. You have to understand, this is the most traumatic, horrific thing that has ever happen in all of our lives !
I had quit smoking on February 7, 2013, after smoking for more than 40 years. I tried to end my life but was saved by a co-worker. You WILL be able to take control eventually! We won’t even begin to address my aggression and hostility issues.
Quitting Methods – Who to Believe? I am on wellbutrin 75mg 3 tabs in the morning and I wanna know is it OK to have one achool drink with that med?
Since I stopped Chantix, the nausea comes and goes, but the shakes, lightheadedness, the zoning in and out and the desire to just smell a cigarette are still there. These medications are non-nicotine based but still act at the sites in the brain affected by nicotine. But I wouldn’t be able to since I’ve been perpetually stoned since I was 13. 4 weeks step 1 almost done, then 2, then 1.
He had NEVER shown suicidal ideation before this medication, and shot himself before anyone could stop him or get him to his doctor. I have the most amazing and supportive friends and family, whom are all baffled. I am totally lethargic and I am sleeping all day. Although i don’t know exactly how you feel, i feel some way connected!
I gradually smoked less and quit after 6 weeks. After smoking for 40 years it WAS still possible for me to quit though! She can’t eat much even though she is diabetic and needs to eat. I pray that you never experience the biggest side effect as I did.
Smoking is a social taboo, it stinks, it is expensive, and it is DEADLY! Thanks and what do I need to do about it. Any change in mood stability or physical health should be looked at in relation to the Chantix.
0ne hour and still intense craving. I remember paying my tab, backing my truck out of the parking spot, then laying face down in my shower until the water was cold. Do you still have questions about mixing Wellbutrin with alcohol or other substances?
I am wondering the same thing. I was nauseous, but it wasn’t that bad. I drank ALOT of alcohol at a wedding last weekend and got very sick and still a week later I feel as though I’m somewhat hungover. I would like to know if this is possible?
I want to drink on new years but I currently take 200 mg of wellbutrin sr. I took it last fall and had severe depression and thoughts of suicide. I usually drink 3-4x a week. At least once a day look at a picture of a healthy lung and then look at a picture of a smokers lung.
Will taking Wellbutrin with alcohol cause a false positive on a breathalyzer? Can you get addicted to hookah? I was taking Wellbutrin a couple of years ago for depression. I quit smoking the morning I woke up and realized I had bronchitis once again.
Ask your doctor about this new generation of medicine which may help you quit nicotine dependence by easing withdrawal symptoms and blocking the effects of nicotine if you start smoking again. Did I do any kind of damage to my body.
Is that a good idea or should I give up nicotine completely. And soon you will be looking back and thanking yourself for making the decision to quit and sticking with it. After all, you’re on the drug to SAVE YOUR LIFE. The pain that you feel, however, is not a normal feeling.
My lungs ache all the time. During that time I’m productive, doing yard work, or sometimes working on the computer.
I smoked at least a pack from 14 and am now 48. Soon after that, I started feeling severely depressed and 2 days before Christmas, I attempted suicide by overdosing on muscle relaxants. 35k due to my wife’s prev. This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation.
I am in a lot of pain now and have had one 10 day round of radiation. I’m day 29 of being smoke free. 150, only because I dont like taking 300 all at once, and I cant seem to remember to take my 2nd dose. It took about 5 hours for me to start feeling back in my body again.
I used to take 300 mg of Wellbutrin a day, twice when I wake up and one later in the day, but stopped because I had a bad rash and wasn’t sure if it was from the medication. Does having a slip after you quit send you back into full nictone withdrawal. What we do know is that when health care providers or quit smoking counselors learn of depressive type symptoms in any quitter, they do not encourage relapse or emotional suffering but immediately refer them to physicians for treatment.
Also this was the first time I’ve taken my medication in about 2 months. Please if any expert or someone who had expeciened also smoking weed while being on this medicine can provide me an answer, I’d be more than appriciated.
I remember severe craving and irritability for 2-3 months and not really feeling like I was getting there until after 6 months or more. If someone were here, I’d be tempted to show my illness and I might try to use something said or happening as an excuse to smoke. Also, I have trouble putting thoughts and words together.
I am 56 years old and had smoked steadily for 37 years. 2 tablet for pain if needed after eating. Its really sad to live like this.
November 2013 I realized cigarettes were causing me to miss out on things in my life. I have short term memory loss and have been taking Statin drugs for many years. If seeking to quit smoking or stop using e-cigs, bidis, kreteks, hookah, a pipe, cigars, dip, chew, snuff, snus, smokeless, chewing tobacco, or the nicotine gum, lozenge, patch, inhaler or spray, you’ve come to the right place! Good luck to you, Alloush.
I was looking forward to the rest of our lives together. The change has dramatically increased my energy, I know longer feel the need to take a nap everyday, I get up for work with no problem, I’m less irritated, and overall so much happier.
Ive smoked a pack and half a day for about 20 yrs. I spoke to a friend who recently had a bad episode due to her medicine and it got me thinking about my recent experience. My problem now is that I am experiencing dizziness. I just turned 30, March 18th and I started 18 years ago.
I am making it cold turkey with the Grace of God! I was very angry but, didn’t want it to stop me so I threw it putt and I’m going to keep going. I’ve gone cold turkey for a whole week. This is my 5th day , After 4 years this Is my first attempt .
I fully understand why someone would commit suicide from this stuff. My husband who has never had ANY mental health problems, tried to take his own life after being on Chantix for 13 days. I have no recollection of the drive to and from work.
Search as you might, I doubt you’ll locate any. I keep thinking, what if any one of those events had happened while I was driving. I wish all of us who are quitting continued success! Hi i have been on Wellbutrin for the last 7 months now and i am doing much better.
Am having chest pain and arm pain also, am still having severe panic attacks. This is my 6th day smoke free. I need to continue to tell myself that I am worth it and I can get thru this. 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.
He had been taking Chantix in the weeks leading up to it. Hi, I have been taking Bupropion XL since December and I haven’t drank since before getting on the medication. I was on Chantix for about 5 to 6 weeks. I woke up not remembering anything.