Chantix and Facial paralysis - from FDA reports


Facial paralysis is reported only by a few people who take Chantix. We study 75,614 people who have side effects while taking Chantix from FDA. Among them, 1 have Facial paralysis. Find out below who they are, when they have Facial paralysis and more.

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On Jul, 22, 2018

75,614 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix.
Among them, 1 person (0.0%) has Facial paralysis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Chantix cause Facial paralysis?

Gender of people who have Facial paralysis when taking Chantix *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Facial paralysis when taking Chantix *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 100 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Yaz: 1 person, 100.00%
  2. Yasmin: 1 person, 100.00%
  3. Wellbutrin: 1 person, 100.00%
  4. Lexapro: 1 person, 100.00%
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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Stress And Anxiety: 1 person, 100.00%
  2. Pain: 1 person, 100.00%
  3. Monoparesis (one limb is very weak, but not completely paralyzed): 1 person, 100.00%
  4. Injury: 1 person, 100.00%
  5. General Physical Health Deterioration (weak health status): 1 person, 100.00%
  6. Emotional Distress: 1 person, 100.00%
  7. Embolic Stroke (stroke due to obstruction due to an embolus): 1 person, 100.00%
  8. Anhedonia (inability to experience pleasure from activities usually found enjoyable): 1 person, 100.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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