Review: could Chantix cause Gingival Swelling?


Summary

Gingival swelling is found among people who take Chantix, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aredia, and have Smoking cessation therapy . We study 68,189 people who have side effects while taking Chantix from FDA and social media. Among them, 46 have Gingival swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Gingival swelling and more.

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Chantix

Chantix has active ingredients of varenicline tartrate. It is often used in quit smoking. (latest outcomes from Chantix 69,328 users)

Gingival Swelling

Gingival swelling (gums swelling) has been reported by people with drowsiness, fatigue (latest reports from 2,916 Gingival swelling patients).

On Aug, 26, 2016

68,189 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix.
Among them, 46 people (0.07%) have Gingival Swelling


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Chantix cause Gingival swelling?

Time on Chantix when people have Gingival Swelling *:

  • < 1 month: 40 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 60 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Gingival Swelling when taking Chantix *:

  • female: 86.67 %
  • male: 13.33 %

Age of people who have Gingival Swelling when taking Chantix *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 11.54 %
  • 40-49: 19.23 %
  • 50-59: 53.85 %
  • 60+: 15.38 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Smoking Cessation Therapy (28 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (10 people)
  • Breast Cancer (10 people)
  • Bone Cancer Metastatic (10 people)
  • Hypertension (8 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (12 people)
  • Synthroid (12 people)
  • Aredia (12 people)
  • Fluconazole (11 people)
  • Radiation (10 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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