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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Chantix Starting Month Pak oral.

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Condition: Stop Smoking
10/20/2011 2:30:03 PM

Reviewer: newday-newlife, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am on day 12 of my starter pack. I have not had a cigarette today nor am I carrying any on me. I only smoked 5 on day 10, 2 1/2 on day 11 and zip for today. On Saturday the 15th, my goal was to finish the last 4 packs in a carton. But the med made me slow down so much I still have 3 unopened packs so I knew it would take forever to finish them. I gave them away. As far as not craving, this medic ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Stop Smoking
10/10/2011 11:10:49 PM

Reviewer: TheLensGirl, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
On second week of start pack. The first .5mg and 1mg days were good, noticed a considerable reduction in cravings with little to no side effects. When I started the 2mg days, I get extremely nauseous after the morning pill but not the evening pill. I also have increased cravings, making it harder to not smoke. I will be calling my doctor to see if its possible to just do the .5 or 1mg a day dosage ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Stop Smoking
8/29/2011 2:08:37 AM

Reviewer: I have none, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My senses are all messed up. Especially taste and smell. Everything tastes BAD and smells are extreme, good and bad. I finished all but the last week of the starter pack and had to quit. I've been off chantix for 3-4 weeks and the symptoms are only getting worse. I might quit food before I quit smoking. This stuff scares me. Anything that messes with your well being so much should be wat ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Stop Smoking
8/16/2011 2:38:49 PM

Reviewer: bobbyc2, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took Chantix for the entire time and it was of no use to me.

Condition: Stop Smoking
3/25/2011 3:24:35 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

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