Review: could Chantix cause Bronchitis?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 24, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 61,150 people who take Chantix. Among them, 386 have Bronchitis. See who they are, when they have Bronchitis and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Chantix (latest outcomes from 64,373 users) has active ingredients of varenicline tartrate. It is often used in quit smoking, nicotine addiction. Commonly reported side effects of Chantix include nausea, nausea aggravated, depression, depression aggravated, stress and anxiety.
Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes) (latest reports from 209,896 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain.
On Feb, 24, 2014: 61,150 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix. Among them, 386 people (0.63%) have Bronchitis.
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How people recovered from Bronchitis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Smoking cessation therapy (285 people, 73.83%)
- Pain (93 people, 24.09%)
- Hypertension (46 people, 11.92%)
- Anxiety (45 people, 11.66%)
- Diabetes mellitus (42 people, 10.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Albuterol (114 people, 29.53%)
- Spiriva (86 people, 22.28%)
- Nexium (75 people, 19.43%)
- Zometa (70 people, 18.13%)
- Prilosec (69 people, 17.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Vivid dreams, occasional dizziness, occasional nausea, cough - like bronchitis (not sure if the cough is related to the medication that's what I'm trying to find out.
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