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... lked to my friend a couple of weeks ago and told her about my crying and she said she did the same thing! I began to wonder if it was because we came off of the Chantix around the first of Dec. That's when I called my dr and told him maybe I should start my Buspar again. He upped the dosage a little. ... (1 replies)
... I started taking Chantix on Jan. 25. I quit smoking Feb. 1. While I've had a few cigarettes since then, I haven't had any enjoyment from them. ... (1 replies)
Mar 23, 2011
... I have been on Chantix for just over 10 weeks. It worked for me. I quit smoking on January 26th., 16 days into taking the Chantix. ... (1 replies)

... I am almost finished my course of Chantix having smoked for 27years, 1 pack a day, more or less. I, like you, thought I could never function without cigarettes. My life also revolved around smoking. ... (8 replies)
Chantix - Day 1
Feb 26, 2008
... I have fibromyalgia also and that causes a type of brain fog stuff and on bad days my memory isnt that great so it may be that too. ... (18 replies)
... Thanks tom and your list is funny. I have been wanting to get sunflower seeds since my jaw hurts from gum funny I feel like i need to eat so i eat then after i eat i need cig so i eat again to cover up wanting cig. you all kind of scare me when you say 5 months is still a challenge...wth...I really am gung ho about never smoking again, but 5 months of a... (13 replies)
... When I first started taking the pill I was going nuts with the side effects. The sleepless nights were terrible. I was about to quit the Chantix until a poster informed me that trouble sleeping was also a symptom of nicotine withdrawl. ... (13 replies)
... I also used Chantix to quit snuff. Please stick with it. The brain fog and insomnia quit after a month. I quit using snuff after about 2 weeks. ... (9 replies)
... I think after I started chantix I slept alot, Not the one for taking naps but I had to have one for several days. of course thast is a symptom of nicotine withdrawal!! ... (9 replies)
... Hope the Chantix works out for you. ... (8 replies)
... Not sure whether that's part of the withdrawals. After I stopped taking the Wellbutrin, I was constipated for days and also bloated. Right now, I'm still in a brain fog and very tired. Lately, I have been craving some sweet stuff, especially peanut butter cookies and ice cream. ... (36 replies)
... Hi. I smoked for over 30 years and finally quit by taking Chantix. Stopped taking Chantix after about 6 weeks, never filled my last refill. I just felt like I didn't need them anymore. ... (6 replies)
... took it for a total of 9 weeks and just stopped taking it at the end of that period. Felt that I didn't need to take it anymore. Unable to sleep well and mental fog most of the day. Everything was fine for the first 5 days after stopping. Didn't feel like smoking and felt OK. ... (0 replies)
... I believe you're in a fog because the nicotine isn't affecting your brain the way it would without the Chantix, and you're effectively going through withdrawals now. This happens to people who quit using NRT or cold turkey, too. ... (6 replies)
... and don't call yourself that. You're being cautious and smart. Every single thing I read says quitting results are greater for those who stay on Chantix for 6 months and I am SERIOUSLY considering extended my time. Hell...I'd stay on forever if that's possible.....and I'm not kidding. ... (9 replies)
... You just might be on to something about the Chantix and the caffeine. I have been off caffeine for YEARS. Like over 15 years. I had to get off it because of fibro cystic breast disease. ... (26 replies)
... I think I may have mentioned a few ewwks ago that I suspected that Chantix blocks caffeine, well, now I am CERTAIN that it does. ... (26 replies)
... WOW JDBennett - sorry you had such a rough time coming off the Chantix. I didn't really taper down I guess, I think I forgot one pill one day, out of the two, so the next day I just took one, then I forgot to even take the one pill the next day, so I just quit taking them altogether. I only had the fog-brain, dizziness when I WAS taking the Chantix, not from coming off... (17 replies)
Weird side effects
Feb 28, 2007
... Some of the nicotine withdrawal and the Chantix side effects are the same. The brain fog is a common side effect that is not listed on the Chantix. Most of the withdrawal symptoms go away after a couple of weeks. ... (46 replies)
... delighted, I was "lucky" enough to be on morphine for the first week of my quitting smoking :eek: so that week was fine. :cool: (I was in the hospital with a ruptured appendix and bad infection). I had no plans on quitting but when I got home I decided to try to stay quit. I asked the surgeon to give me a prescription for Wellbutrin and I used that along with the patch. ... (36 replies)

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