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... I had no problem "getting off of" Chantix. I took Chantix over a six month period, but the last three months I backed off to only one pill per day. One seemed to be just enough to settle me down and help take my mind off of smoking without too many side effects. ... (2 replies)
... I'm so sorry that Chantix was affecting you this way!! How painful! But by the time you are weaned off the Chantix, you will have taken it at least two months. That may be enough time for you to have gotten the benefits from it. ... (8 replies)
... Ended up getting off of it, and eventually quit Cld Turkey. ... (6 replies)

... which is only the ideal projected quit date, not a date set in stone. chantix themselves say that it's not unusual for people to smoke some after that date. ... (9 replies)
... It does get better. I finally am not depressed or anxious, this week as a matter of fact. Just still cant fall asleep normal and today working on 3 hrs of sleep. I do have much more energy ,just wish not so much at bedtime LOL So hang in there. It will all be worth it as we look back on these past few months!!! (37 replies)
... My friend found this thread and I'm so relieved to have others that are experiencing the same things! I used Chantix to quit and have been smoke free for 14 weeks and off the Chantix for two. But since getting off it's almost like starting all over again. ... (37 replies)
Since I quit...
Feb 19, 2008
... Reyne, To tell you the truth, I had my hormones checked cuz I did not feel like myself. I had just gotten off Chantix early as I did not want to be on it for surgery. ... (15 replies)
Jan 9, 2008
... something someone else does! The breathing was my number one "plan of attack" for when I'd get a crave. After about a week of not smoking, it felt like air was getting to places in my lungs it hadn't in years. It felt wonderful! ... (28 replies)
... Some of the problems are the same ones not smoking causes, like compromised sense of balance and general spaceyness, only more severe. When I first went off the Chantix, all at once, I also had upset stomach, dierrhea, anxiety, and a lot of odd body sensations. ... (7 replies)
... I don't know. Folks are irritable on Chantix, off Chantix, quitting with gum, patches, inhalers ... we're all GROUCHY!!!!! ... (5 replies)
Jul 17, 2007
... I forget if I mentioned it over here, but I'm off Chantix now. Have been off a little over three weeks. ... (161 replies)
... them four times a day instead of a whole pill twice a day. My cravings weren't affected at all by this. If anything, I think my cravings were less since I was getting a blast of Chantix every few hours instead of every 12 hours. ... (41 replies)
... There was someone on here yesterday or day before that was asking about the lozenges. They were getting addicted to them and were afraid to give them up after about month, I think. How long did you use them and did you have any trouble getting off of them? ... (26 replies)
... I was just as nervous as you at the thought of getting off the Chantix. ... (9 replies)
... When it came time to get off the Chantix, I started cutting down on the dosage. ... (37 replies)
... How has your doctor suggested that you get off the Chantix? ... (17 replies)
... Thanks Deb! Nope, I haven't been exercising. I've been thinking of it for about a week. I'm really lazy. I'm running all over the place at work so I get minimal exercise and I know, it's not enough. I'm thinking of going back to ballet class. Now I have some extra money from not smoking, I can sign up for classes....Thanks for thinking of me! Aloha Memaw! Thanks... (16 replies)
... oooo good in your quit. Going cold turkey is tough!! You have my admiration!! Thanks for sharing all your experiences with us. A lot of time we tend to blame the Chantix when in reality it is just getting off cigarettes with the nicotine and all the toxins that are in them that bothers us!! ... (16 replies)
... don't worry about cravings too much as we are frequently told that a craving is subconsious or because of habit so after 3 months logic would suggest that coming off Chantix won't be like quitting smoking over again because we have already overcome the worst. ... (37 replies)
... But if I have problems getting off the Chantix, I know I can come back here and get help from others who've done it. ... (37 replies)

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