Review: could Chantix cause Sinus congestion?
Summary: Sinus congestion is found among people who take Chantix, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Albuterol, and have Quit smoking.
We study 63,206 people who have side effects while taking Chantix from FDA and social media. Among them, 34 have Sinus congestion. Find out below who they are, when they have Sinus congestion and more.
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Chantix has active ingredients of varenicline tartrate. It is often used in quit smoking. (latest outcomes from 64,443 Chantix users)
Sinus congestion (blockage of sinus) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, psoriasis, asthma, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 5,981 Sinus congestion patients)
On Mar, 7, 2015: 63,206 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix. Among them, 34 people (0.05%) have Sinus Congestion.
Time on Chantix when people have Sinus congestion * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sinus congestion||63.64%||9.09%||27.27%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Sinus congestion when taking Chantix * :
|Sinus congestion||69.44%||30.56% |
Age of people who have Sinus congestion when taking Chantix * :
|Sinus congestion||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||16.67%||8.33%||12.50%||16.67%||45.83% |
Severity of Sinus congestion when taking Chantix ** :
How people recovered from Sinus congestion ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Smoking cessation therapy (22 people, 64.71%)
- Emphysema (4 people, 11.76%)
- Bacterial infection (4 people, 11.76%)
- Pain (3 people, 8.82%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (2 people, 5.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Albuterol (12 people, 35.29%)
- Prilosec (10 people, 29.41%)
- Lisinopril (9 people, 26.47%)
- Depakote (9 people, 26.47%)
- Atenolol (9 people, 26.47%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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