Chantix and Mental disorder - from FDA reports
Mental disorder is found among people who take Chantix, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Klonopin, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Mental disorder with Chantix. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 75,614 people who have side effects when taking Chantix from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 19, 2017
75,614 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix.
Among them, 2,385 people (3.15%) have Mental disorder
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Chantix when people have Mental disorder *:
- < 1 month: 28.36 %
- 1 - 6 months: 52.97 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.06 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.32 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.29 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Mental disorder when taking Chantix *:
- female: 59.47 %
- male: 40.53 %
Age of people who have Mental disorder when taking Chantix *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.43 %
- 20-29: 11.07 %
- 30-39: 19.19 %
- 40-49: 31.34 %
- 50-59: 28.61 %
- 60+: 9.35 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (216 people, 9.06%)
- Stress And Anxiety (193 people, 8.09%)
- High Blood Pressure (153 people, 6.42%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (137 people, 5.74%)
- Pain (108 people, 4.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Klonopin (70 people, 2.94%)
- Xanax (67 people, 2.81%)
- Albuterol (63 people, 2.64%)
- Simvastatin (62 people, 2.60%)
- Lipitor (62 people, 2.60%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (1,644 people, 68.93%)
- Stress And Anxiety (1,547 people, 64.86%)
- Aggression (843 people, 35.35%)
- Suicidal Ideation (713 people, 29.90%)
- Suicide Attempt (687 people, 28.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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User reviews to the study
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Hi everyone, I used chantix to quit smoking and make myself healthy, however I got shingles and have been so sick and in pain ever since. I just don't understand , had I known this was a possible side effect of chantix, I would not have taken this drug.