Review: could Chantix cause Coughing?
We study 63,172 people who have side effects while taking Chantix from FDA and social media. Among them, 610 have Coughing. Find out below who they are, when they have Coughing and more.
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Chantix (latest outcomes from 64,407 users) has active ingredients of varenicline tartrate. It is often used in quit smoking.
Coughing (latest reports from 488,015 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Aug, 22, 2014: 63,172 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix. Among them, 610 people (0.97%) have Coughing. They amount to 0.13% of all the 487,962 people who have Coughing on eHealthMe.
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Smoking cessation therapy (516 people, 84.59%)
- Hypertension (59 people, 9.67%)
- Sleep disorder (49 people, 8.03%)
- Pain (38 people, 6.23%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (37 people, 6.07%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Albuterol (108 people, 17.70%)
- Spiriva (90 people, 14.75%)
- Nexium (83 people, 13.61%)
- Zometa (82 people, 13.44%)
- Xanax (81 people, 13.28%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (3 days ago):
1. Moderate usually dry cough, sometimes mild mucous, for 8-10 years duration, no other symptoms. 2. Mild & now fully controlled hypertension duration of 5-8 years.
3. Recurrent prostatitis 10-14 years past, but symptom free since then.
4. Mild hypothyroidism, fully corrected with low-dose thyroxine.
5. Ex-smoker, began age 16, quit age 26, hasn't smoked for past 44 years.
No other known medical conditions.
From this study (1 week ago):
Coughing is severe often to the point that things go black and there is a ringing in my ears. I have never passed out, though I often think I may. I have allergies and my coughing onset is usually due to aspiration of food drink or sinus drainage. Sometimes It begins with a sharp tickle in my larynx.
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