Chantix and Mental disorder - from FDA reports
Mental disorder is found among people who take Chantix, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Klonopin, and have Quit smoking. This review analyzes which people have Mental disorder with Chantix. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 74,938 people who have side effects when taking Chantix from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 13, 2017
74,938 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix.
Among them, 2,378 people (3.17%) have Mental disorder
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Chantix when people have Mental disorder *:
- < 1 month: 28.24 %
- 1 - 6 months: 52.83 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.05 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.68 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.19 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Mental disorder when taking Chantix *:
- female: 59.43 %
- male: 40.57 %
Age of people who have Mental disorder when taking Chantix *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.43 %
- 20-29: 10.96 %
- 30-39: 19.18 %
- 40-49: 31.43 %
- 50-59: 28.7 %
- 60+: 9.3 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Quit Smoking (1,479 people, 62.20%)
- Depression (215 people, 9.04%)
- Stress And Anxiety (192 people, 8.07%)
- High Blood Pressure (153 people, 6.43%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (137 people, 5.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Klonopin (70 people, 2.94%)
- Xanax (67 people, 2.82%)
- Albuterol (63 people, 2.65%)
- Simvastatin (62 people, 2.61%)
- Lipitor (62 people, 2.61%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (1,642 people, 69.05%)
- Stress And Anxiety (1,546 people, 65.01%)
- Aggression (843 people, 35.45%)
- Suicidal Ideation (711 people, 29.90%)
- Suicide Attempt (687 people, 28.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Mental disorder when taking Chantix?
Chantix has active ingredients of varenicline tartrate. It is often used in quit smoking. (latest outcomes from Chantix 76,902 users)
Mental disorder (a psychological term for a mental or behavioural pattern or anomaly that causes distress or disability) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, birth control, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 28,338 Mental disorder patients).
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