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Review: could Chantix cause Indigestion?

Summary: Indigestion could be caused by Chantix, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Nexium, and have Smoking cessation therapy.

We study 63,155 people who have side effects while taking Chantix from FDA and social media. Among them, 663 have Indigestion. Find out below who they are, when they have Indigestion and more.

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Chantix

Chantix (latest outcomes from 64,385 users) has active ingredients of varenicline tartrate. It is often used in quit smoking.

Indigestion

Indigestion (latest reports from 248,003 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, type 2 diabetes, pain.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 63,077 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix. Among them, 663 people (1.05%) have Indigestion. They amount to 0.27% of all the 247,580 people who have Indigestion on eHealthMe.

Trend of Indigestion in Chantix reports

Time on Chantix when people have Indigestion * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Indigestion62.61%28.38%6.31%2.70%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Indigestion when taking Chantix * :

FemaleMale
Indigestion76.93%23.07%

Age of people who have Indigestion when taking Chantix * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Indigestion0.00%0.00%0.20%5.26%7.49%20.24%32.19%34.62%

Severity of Indigestion when taking Chantix ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Indigestion0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Indigestion ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Smoking cessation therapy (560 people, 84.46%)
  2. Pain (49 people, 7.39%)
  3. Hypertension (41 people, 6.18%)
  4. Depression (32 people, 4.83%)
  5. Multiple myeloma (29 people, 4.37%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Nexium (80 people, 12.07%)
  2. Albuterol (77 people, 11.61%)
  3. Spiriva (75 people, 11.31%)
  4. Acetylsalicylic acid (58 people, 8.75%)
  5. Zoloft (57 people, 8.60%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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