Review: could Chantix cause Sore throat?
We study 63,170 people who have side effects while taking Chantix from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Sore throat and more.
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Chantix (latest outcomes from 64,403 users) has active ingredients of varenicline tartrate. It is often used in quit smoking.
Sore throat (pain or irritation of the throat) (latest reports from 6,153 patients) has been reported by people with gastroesophageal reflux disease, asthma, high blood pressure, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 63,166 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix. Among them, 2 people (0.00%) have Sore Throat. They amount to 0.04% of all the 5,560 people who have Sore Throat on eHealthMe.
Time on Chantix when people have Sore throat * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sore throat||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Sore throat when taking Chantix * :
|Sore throat||50.00%||50.00% |
Age of people who have Sore throat when taking Chantix * :
|Sore throat||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
Severity of Sore throat when taking Chantix ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sore throat||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Sore throat ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Stop smoking (2 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :n/a
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (3 days ago):
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):
I have also had a tooth infection for about 2 and a half years. I started to shed hair about a year ago and would shed only 2-5 strands(noticeably) a day now it's 10-20 hair strands a day and this has started to progress about 2 weeks ago.
From this study (1 month ago):
I have paroxysmal atrial fibrillation, history of clots in lung & legs, blockage in legs (had fempop 2 yrs ago), asthma & w/o warning while sitting down all of a sudden I got a severe headache, then about 30 min late got severe nausea (but didn't vomit)chest pain & mild dizziness followed so I took my BP and it was 170/93 P 64 then 164/100 P 70. This has happen several times in the same amount of weeks
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