Review: could Chantix cause Nasal congestion?
We study 63,170 people who have side effects while taking Chantix from FDA and social media. Among them, 65 have Nasal congestion. Find out below who they are, when they have Nasal congestion and more.
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Chantix (latest outcomes from 64,404 users) has active ingredients of varenicline tartrate. It is often used in quit smoking.
Nasal congestion (blockage of the nasal passages usually due to membranes lining the nose becoming swollen from inflamed blood vessels) (latest reports from 78,206 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, erection problems.
On Jul, 21, 2014: 63,170 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix. Among them, 65 people (0.10%) have Nasal Congestion. They amount to 0.08% of all the 78,196 people who have Nasal Congestion on eHealthMe.
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 * :
- Mobic (14 people, 21.54%)
- Lexapro (14 people, 21.54%)
- Amoxicillin (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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Dream symptom began 2 weeks into taking chantix. I stopped taking it after 2 weeks due to such upsetting dreams. This "side effect" (Dhhh) returned suddenly after two years. I was horrified and finally consulted doctor who said 'yes' this return of symptom is possible. 14 months prior to the 'dream' return symptom i began having Anxiety which became more and more distressing. this symptom worsened and finally when the sexual disturbance symptom came on totally abruptly and intensely, I was proscribed the Alprazolam for anxiety. I have seen so many doctors over this time, am becoming depressed and so VERY tired of talking about these symptoms and experiencing these absurd, freaky symptoms. I wish so very much that I had never, never put this chantix in my body. I feel angry and victimized and there seems to be no authentic relief from this life-diminishing complex of physical and emotional suffering. I just want this to go away so I can resume healthy, functional, creative living. Can anybody suggest some actual CURE?!
From this study (2 weeks ago):
After tapering off the clonazepam I started to feel this way 2 days later. I also had mild sleep interruption and dripping in my throat. I am currently back on the clonazepam to taper off more. Symptoms are worsening.
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