... I read bloating is a side effect. Would taking Beano or something help with that? ... (1 replies)
... I am on Chantix 1mg in the morning. Didn't feel the need to take the other pill at night since I didn't have a strong urge to smoke plus it makes me nauseous. ... (0 replies)
... I just cant get passed the nauseousness and the throwing up. Then I read about all this bloating and I just started weight watchers too on Tuesday. ... (1 replies)
... My gas was so bad I finally called my GI doctor; he said the medicine probably goofed up my digestive balance and to take a probiotic (Align) for two weeks; if no better, then take digestive enzymes (and the probiotic did settle down my gas and bloating - but I'm also off the Chantix).
Good luck -- try the Align (can get it at any drug store or major store).
Susan:wave: (4 replies)
... Thank you! I didn't take my evening Chantix and am NOT taking my morning one either. ... (14 replies)
... I have gas all the time; bloating too; sometimes I have diareah sometimes I just can't go. ?????????? (4 replies)
... All I want to do is lay down all day, if I am working, I am alright, but if I am home, I lay down all day, the bloating is disgusting, I feel pregnant! Really don't know what to do, because it's like my life is over! My son even commented , never seeing you in bed at 3PM! ... (4 replies)
... I have been taking Chantix since 10/10 to quit smoking, It has now made me so ill that I have cronic constipation, IBS, stomach ulcers, bloating, weight gain and am miserable. Has this happened to anyone else? (4 replies)
... I used Chantix and have not smoked now for almost 8 mos. I took it for about 6 weeks total, but I did not quit until almost the 3rd week. ... (6 replies)
... I'm worried that Chantix will be the same way...that it's just not affecting me. I was hoping for the vivid dreams or even a little nausea if it meant that Chantix was working. ... (6 replies)
... couple weeks of hot flashes, anxiety, chills, bloating, sleepless nights.... VERSUS.. Lung Cancer, Emphyzema... and dying on a Respirator. Your pick I suppose?
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... I started on Mothers Day with the white pill in the AM. I didnt have any of the tummy problems, no gas or bloating.. nothing. What I had and still do is, for the first few hours after taking it I feel kinda drunk and then that switches over to super hyper like I drank 3 pots of coffee! My hands are shakey, my body feels shakey. I feel like I'm on speed or something, it's... (1 replies)
... Hey Nuttygirl! What a great Mother's day gift to yourself and your children to quit smoking! I would get a second opinion from a GP who has been prescribing the drug. I took it with nothing else and I coulden't take the full dose due to tremendous discomfort from bloating. I got off the meds as quickly as I could wean off as well. I was also nervous of a new med. I am now quit... (3 replies)
... Hi!! I promised myself and my kids today is the day I start the Chantix that's been in my bathroom for 2 months. ... (3 replies)
... day because of the bloating. The half life of Chantix is 24 hrs...so supposedly it gets out of your system somewhat quickly. ... (17 replies)
... I too had issues with Chantix while taking it and coming off of it. I experienced Depression, sleeplessness, hot flashes, cold chills, Bloating, insatiable hunger and hence weight gain. ... (37 replies)
... Hi Laura.
I am on day 15 of the pills, day 8 of the quit. I am doing great too. The bloating, I've read, is common. Some have lowered their dosage. I plan to in another week, currently I'm taking as directed. The tired has finally gotten better. Mornings are still a little tough, but I am SO much better this week than a week ago!
Good luck... (14 replies)
... hello there, i am new on this board, i am on my 9th day of chantix and i want to know if anyone else is or has had severe bloating with this stuff. its really my only complaint besides im feeling really tired all of the time. but i am so bloated it is uncomfortable. ... (14 replies)
... That is good. I would take bloating and gas right about now. ... (19 replies)
... but the bloating and gas from using the Chantix is still with me. ... (19 replies)