Review: could Chantix cause Nasal congestion?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 61,150 people who take Chantix. Among them, 65 have Nasal congestion. See who they are, when they have Nasal congestion and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Chantix (latest outcomes from 64,373 users) has active ingredients of varenicline tartrate. It is often used in quit smoking, nicotine addiction. Commonly reported side effects of Chantix include nausea, nausea aggravated, depression, depression aggravated, stress and anxiety.
Nasal congestion (blockage of the nasal passages usually due to membranes lining the nose becoming swollen from inflamed blood vessels) (latest reports from 75,196 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, erection problems.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 61,150 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix. Among them, 65 people (0.11%) have Nasal Congestion.
Time on Chantix when people have Nasal congestion * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Nasal congestion||69.23%||30.77%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Nasal congestion when taking Chantix * :
|Nasal congestion||76.12%||23.88% |
Age of people who have Nasal congestion when taking Chantix * :
|Nasal congestion||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.33%||12.50%||37.50%||31.25%||10.42% |
Severity of Nasal congestion when taking Chantix ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Nasal congestion||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Nasal congestion ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Nasal congestion||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Smoking cessation therapy (36 people, 55.38%)
- Bone cancer metastatic (7 people, 10.77%)
- Metastases to bone (7 people, 10.77%)
- Breast cancer (7 people, 10.77%)
- Osteomyelitis (4 people, 6.15%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lexapro (14 people, 21.54%)
- Amoxicillin (14 people, 21.54%)
- Mobic (14 people, 21.54%)
- Zometa (13 people, 20.00%)
- Vicodin (12 people, 18.46%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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