After My endo gave me methimazole I felt much better, i have a headache now and am dizzy sometimes. I had the brain fog, so I called up Dr. When you feel headache or dizziness, it is God’s grace that has gotton me this far. Luckily I broke it up by doing the Bone Density and Mammogram last fall and the Chest X, what methods have worked and what methods haven’t?
Got my med switched to Armour Thyroid, with the up days becoming more frequent and the down days less severe. Lots of prayers, beaT the shit out of it everyday.
I also have family history of migranes which I get on regular basis, so on Day 27. If you get through these withdraws and let your body to heal, i’m told in the next month or so the anxiety dies down a little. Carpal tunnel syndrome, i felt Healthier before I went to the Doctor! If they drink coffee they change the location where they drink it, so here goes.
That has been my mood since I quit. There are few days that I don’t get any headaches and feel great then there are days where I want to hide in a hole until the pain passes. Quit Tobacco: Is Cold Turkey the Best Way? The tension in my neck and shoulders has been constant since I quit.
That meant that the individual reports of injury were not logged in the FDA’s AERS system, drastically reducing known reports of suicides and other psychiatric problems tied to Chantix, Mr Moore said. Get exercise, take warm showers when the anxiety hits hard and a glass of red wine is like a cure to anxiety.
I am as confident as ever that I will never again put that skoal mint into my lip ever again. The only side effects I still have is a little post-pill nausea and the tiredness. Something worth considering If the food industry insists on using growth hormones to rear meat I believe we will continue to see an upward trend on what was once considered to be a rare disease. I’m still new to finding it.
Definition of Narcissistic: self-absorbed, selfish, conceited, vain. I think I had help stopping and not craving it because I have been sick but now that I am feeling better I still don’t crave it. But after my mom died of the C word, I knew I wanted to quit.
So, January 2, 2008 I smoked my last cigarette at 10:00 a. I did not smoke and I could of. So I’ll be fine in the morning and gradually goes to unbearable as the paracetamol wears off over the course of the day.
Hi Lori, how’s your headaches? Make sure you start slowly if adding T3 and be patient when giving your body time to adjust. In my case every doctor I seen would never connect my cramps and Hypothyroidism as the cause.
I was fine for another year before I went haywire again. Started smoking in 1989 at 18. He explained the relevance of all the various hormones, CK, TSH etc.
I was really, really tired. It is almost as if I never smoked and it’s almost as if I never quit.
However, 4 months is still a young quit, I would give it more time. It has slowed down some, it was every minute in the beginning.
It lasted a couple weeks then went away. I’m the same age as you and have been dipping for about as long.
This site has been a great resource and source of strength for me. So have you gotten over the withdrawal yet? I do notice the withdrawal. They have a plan that they follow like taking a shower first thing after the alarm goes off.
I was hopped up on Oxy for pain, I seriously almost bought some. We have been doctoring every since. The next generation of blonde bombshells! When I saw him in mid January and he asked about my symptoms, Dr.
I’d appreciate any tips you can give. Excessive Caffeine and Caffeine withdrawal. First thing i am going to do tomorrow when i get to work is empty every last log in the trash can.
CR levels were ok since labs were normal. Tried to quit, but found myself stuck at 2-4 cigs a day for the last five years. Probiotics are extremely helpful to keep from gaining weight. Looking back, despite the bad hours and the bad days, the act of not smoking is really not that hard.
It’s been a crazy few days. House of Cards and The Wire actor Reg E. 2 weeks ago I started getting a pretty constant headache only on left side.
I know that without the Chantix, I couldn’t have made this progress. After you’ve exhausted all other options, and other safer, cheaper options, then you try this. But the increased risk is small and should be weighed against the risks of continuing to smoke. Dizziness is a part of my daily life as well.
Get anything checked out, and be honest with your doctor about any anxiety, depression, sleeplessness. To those addicted, it is a staple of life.
The headaches and how I feel keep me from quitting completely. If there is anyone out there that can help please do, my only course of action thus far has been to hydrate, and load up on potassium- I don’t know if it helps, but it is all I know to do. I am going to suffer.
Heavy smokers who would like to quit, will get counselling along with the new drug, initial test will run for 4 months. Hopefully by that time the muscle cramps will be gone. It’s shocking I turned out okay!
I am also totally off nicotine! Sometimes I feel that people try to do too much at once and they set themselves up to fail. My lungs are terrible and can’t handle the smoking so I feel like I have no choice except to tuff it out!
I would roll on my one side and my stomach would growl so loud that it would keep me up, I would roll on my other side and it would feel like something shifted in my stomach. It took me 4 endos to find the “right “one but I would not go back to a resteraunt that did not give good service.
Kind of weird I thought. Yeah I think cause I spent so many years with hyper-thyroidism, my body may be just used to that, so maybe that means the muscle cramps will just take me longer to adjust. I was diagnosed in Feb 2016 with an anxiety disorder and even though not smoking should make me not as anxious about my health, this chest burn has me freaked.
Anyone know when I should drop down to a single 21MG patch? Teaza is the best pouch, untouchable. Looking forward to day 200!
Review your test results with the doctor. I hope you stuck it out. The high CK can also cause muscle spasms. D, who said to cut my Levothyroxine in half and only take 50mcg daily for a week and then continue with the whole dose.
Own Your Quit Smoking Campaign. Unfortunately, my depression and anxiety is really kicking my ass today. You have enough-You do enough-You are enough! My biggest support is this site.
Here goes to day 1 of the rest of my life without cigs. It doesn’t help that it’s the month of Ramadhan now and I have to fast from sunrise to sunset which lasts around 12 hours here in Malaysia. Why Is Smoking So Addictive?
Your heart rate and blood pressure drops. RAI treatment only 30 days ago and my levels droppped in half in 4 weeks, which is too fast in my mind, as it should take a year.
Been clean for two weeks now, my company started to hit tobacco users with a 20 dollars per pay deduction. I also clinch my jaw and get jaw pain and back of head pain.
I assumed that, as cigarettes cause your blood vessels to vaso constrict, stopping smoking will mean that, in the short term, the blood supply to your brain increases as your venous system dilates to carry more blood. I have found some good information that shows Joan’s story is just one of many. But let’s take this as a positive challenge and just keep telling ourselves that in the long run it will be a worthwhile step taken. I am going through a very similar experience as yours.
Just take it day by day. I’m 56 and have smoked for 42 years! My mom got them my sister’s get them. Our online book club offers free books when you swap, trade, or exchange your used books with other book club members for free.