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Condition: Stop Smoking
9/22/2014 11:38:16 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have quit smoking with chantix. I had no horrible side effects that people worry so much about. Only slight nausea. I cut all pills in half so only took .5mg for 10 weeks. I recommend weaning off the pill and not stopping cold turkey. Talk to your doctor about this. The last 2 weeks I weaned off with a 1/4 of a pill every day one time a day and the last week a 1/4 of a pill every other day. Then ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Stop Smoking
9/22/2014 11:02:51 AM

Reviewer: Karrie, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was scared to death taking this medication! After all the reviews and weighing the pros and cons I'm glad I did it. I however only used this for a few weeks. I did have some bad days when I thought I wasn't going to make it and smoking would be better ( not really). I know it's just your mind playing tricks on you! I made my husband promise to take me to the doctors if I acted weird. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Stop Smoking
9/11/2014 11:58:25 PM

Reviewer: walker, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been a smoker for 20 years I have taken chantix for two weeks and I have been really sick, I have nausa, leg pain, cold sweats I am miserable with my self let alone I have crazy thoughts.

Condition: Stop Smoking
9/5/2014 12:12:31 PM

Reviewer: Temporarily Crazy, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I quit smoking with this drug but the side effects are not worth it. It has been a little of a year since I stopped taking the drug. For a good nine months I had a diagnosed drug induced bipolar disorder. For the last 4 months that has gone away without drug intervention. I have to tell you that was a miserable and crazy 9 months. I thought I was going crazy. Only now that Ive been normal fo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Stop Smoking
8/26/2014 7:44:38 PM

Reviewer: Karen, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Started taking Chantix,Oct.2011, The best thing I ever did, The only side effect was a sick stomach(I called it perpetual morning sickness)in 6th week stated cutting pills in half, and taking every 4 hours and sick stomach went away. Took Chantix for 90 days. After 30 years of being a smoker, I will soon be a 3 year nonsmoker. Never thought it would happen.

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