... I found it helpful to drink a lot of water- instead of reaching for the cigarette, take a few sips of water. Take a lot of short walks, exercize will help you feel better anyway. I did take up yoga and tai chi and that helped too.
I actually quit drinking coffee the same time I quit smoking- I could not have coffee without the cigarette, especially in the morning.
If... (1 replies)
... I felt really nauseous the first week I took chantix but didn't think much of it. Then I started taking day 8 and double the dose. While I feel it is decreasing my craving I am tired if feeling s8cj. ... (0 replies)
... I am EXHAUSTED. This drug has caused me fatigue like no other. HOWEVER, it has also caused me to stop drinking AND overeating. ... (1 replies)
... and this last time it took an extra week to finally stop and i also had a mild headache and i think it was just from smoking withdrawl. ... (2 replies)
... sure, but I think my thought process is that Chantix will make or should have made me want to stop smoking by this time. I'm not blaming myself for anything and I feel good. I guess I'm expecting it to just kick in and Wham! I don't smoke anymore. ... (4 replies)
... i hadn't had a cigarette in nearly 3 days and im on week 2 and eveytime i take the first pill in the morning it makes me nausea and i do drink a diet drink with it how do i know when i need to quit taking this and will the urge to have one go away the first week of taking this ihad a few side affects dry mouth lost of appetite and i couldnt sleep but it got better the second... (0 replies)
... and I don't feel like it is helping with my cravings much. I still get urges to smoke that are so bad I have to stop what I'm doing to breathe and count. I think about cigarettes all day. ... (1 replies)
... I did stop smoking on champax but my husband continued to smoke in the house and around me so I was set up to fail once I completed the course. ... (1 replies)
... I have been taking Chantix 4 weeks now, I took my last pill today. Should I go get it refilled or try it on my own. Saturday will be 3 weeks I haven't had any cirgarettes. ... (0 replies)
... Hello, i'm a newbie but was wondering if anyone has info on how to stop taking chantix? ... (1 replies)
... I have read the horrible reviews on this product so would prefer to stop it asap but don't want to end up back smoking and have to start all over again. ... (0 replies)
... You must want to stop - Chantix will help but you still need to want to stop.
3 smokes a day is pretty good - how many did he smoke before?
If he suffers from depression he really shouldn't be taking Chantix. (1 replies)
... Don't worry if you haven't stopped yet, just keep taking the pills and you will stop soon. ... (3 replies)
... Oh a couple things I have noticed- my throat seems to burn a little when smoking and the tast has changed very mildly, definitely not near enough to want to stop :-/ (3 replies)
... on July 25th and I HAVE TO STOP SMOKING by then bc if the Dr finds out he won't do the surgery. Plus I waht to stop. ... (3 replies)
... Good luck to you... I have no idea what "champix" is though. Sounds like you are talking about a different drug. (8 replies)
... people for chronic insomnia, I still maintain that I would not have been able to stop smoking with the correct mindset, which I still have despite stopping the meds. ... (8 replies)
... I haven't taken the Chantix for 4 weeks now. ... (8 replies)
... I am in a similar position, i stopped smoking 10 days ago, been on the drug for 4 weeks, in week 5 now. I am experiencing bad fatigue and evening headaches, so i want to start weaning myself off in week 6..... i am on the maintenance packs now, so the 1mg, twice a day.
Did you stop? how did it go? (8 replies)
... Going on week number 3, and haven't smoked in 2 weeks. Feels good. Now I want to stop Chantix all together after the starter pack runs out (1 more week).
Anybody done this and been successful? I know most of you will probably tell me to just continue for the 12 weeks and not to risk it. Well it's a financial decision for me. My insurance for some reason doesn't even... (8 replies)