Chantix and Factitious disorder - from FDA reports
Factitious disorder is found among people who take Chantix, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old also take medication Betaseron, and have Birth control. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 78,793 people who have side effects when taking Chantix from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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78,793 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix.
Among them, 6 people (0.01%) have Factitious disorder
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Factitious disorder when taking Chantix *:
- female: 100 %
- male: 0.0 %
Age of people who have Factitious disorder when taking Chantix *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 6 people, 100.00%
- Birth Control: 6 people, 100.00%
- Mood Swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood): 2 people, 33.33%
- Depression: 2 people, 33.33%
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Betaseron: 6 people, 100.00%
- Lo/ovral: 5 people, 83.33%
- Wellbutrin: 2 people, 33.33%
- Trileptal: 2 people, 33.33%
- Neurontin: 2 people, 33.33%
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 6 people, 100.00%
- Amenorrhea (absence of a menstrual period in a woman of reproductive age): 6 people, 100.00%
- Abnormal Dreams: 6 people, 100.00%
- Stress And Anxiety: 5 people, 83.33%
- Menstruation Irregular: 5 people, 83.33%
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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You are not alone:
Chantix has active ingredients of varenicline tartrate. It is often used in quit smoking. (latest outcomes from Chantix 80,795 users)
Factitious disorder (a person acts as if he or she has a physical or mental illness when he is not really sick) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, birth control, hereditary angioedema, pain (latest reports from 128 Factitious disorder patients).
Drugs that are associated with Factitious disorderFactitious disorder (229 drugs)
Could your condition cause Factitious disorderFactitious disorder (159 conditions)
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