Constipation is found among people who take Chantix, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lisinopril, and have Smoking cessation therapy . We study 74,344 people who have side effects while taking Chantix from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,360 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Chantix has active ingredients of varenicline tartrate. It is often used in quit smoking. (latest outcomes from Chantix 75,504 users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression (latest reports from 135,310 Constipation patients).
On Oct, 20, 2016
74,344 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix.
Among them, 2,360 people (3.17%) have Constipation
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My wife (Julie) was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in October of 2015. She had taken Chantix to quit smoking in 2012 and was successful with quitting. However she did gain quite a bit of weight. She was 56 when diagnosed and 57 when she died July 31st, 2016 from complications from a whipple procedure to remove her tumor. Where they peeled the tumor away from her artery a small hole developed two days after her surgery and she started bleeding. The next two days were horrific as they tried to correct this problem but never could. It was a bad break since we felt she was doing so good after surgery and looked like her battle with cancer was over for awhile. She had faced it with extreme bravery and was almost there, but she was taken from us --just like that. I do not blame anyone. They did all they could do. I feel her cancer was caused from chantix since it changed her body characteristics so much. She was a healthy eater even though she did gain the weight. Oh well--thought I would share. John Manuel
I have not found any way to relieve the constipation brought on by desipramine. it forces me to lower my dose and accept the lowering of my mood and mental state. has anyone else had a similar problem and found a solution?
My 6 yo has had constipation issues since she was an infant. She is on a daily dose of miralax that keeps her pretty regular, but since the Intuniv she is backing up. We had spill over all weekend and finally dosed her with an enema on Sunday. It seemed to work but now Tuesday it looks like ...
Hi, I have been having severe cramps for a couple weeks now. About a month ago I started having diarrhea, tmi I know, and then a couple weeks later I was constipated. I have been having irregular bleeding with clots and also discharge with a bit of odor. I have severe pressure when I have both ...
My wife (Julie) was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in October of 2015. She had taken Chantix to quit smoking in 2012 and was successful with quitting. However she did gain quite a bit of weight. She was 56 when diagnosed and 57 when she died July 31st, 2016 from complications from a whipple ...
Hi I am a mother of 4 grandmother of 21 and great grandma of 1. I have been taking Chantix 1mg tablet for 3 months. I haven't smoked for over a month now. But afraid if I quit taking I will start smoking again. Besides vomiting in the morning, I have a metallic taste in my mouth and headaches.
I have been a Type 2 diabetic since 1989. I take insulin, Metformin and Glyberide. I have noticed lately that I have been somewhat constipated. Does anybody else had this problem. If so, what have you done about it? By the way, my name is Linda Wells. I'm 66 years old.
My mother is taking many medications but these 2, Aricept and Chantix I wonder about. Ever since she started taking the Chantix her behavior has gotten erratic and her relationship with my stepfather has deteriorated to the point of divorce. I dont know if that is the direct cause of the ...
Been On Niacin Er 1000mg & Crestor 40 Together & now i am having Constipation & Flank & Low Abdomen Pain,sweating,Dizziness & Fatique.I Am 56 yrs Old & Cant fiqiure Out Why Dr Would Combine These 1 drugs.Jeeze Lots Of Side Effect Too
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