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... I haven't taken the Chantix for 4 weeks now. ... (8 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. At first I thought it wasn't working, because by the second week, I was still smoking but less. ... (1 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. Between mourning, getting off Chantix and the hysterectomy I just cried alot and would not get dressed and go out. ... (15 replies)

... Skimmer... I wish I was as lucky as you. I have been lurking these boards since I started taking Chantix, about a month ago. I smoked for about 8 or 9 days while first taking the meds. About 1 week ago I completely stopped taking Chantix, I was not smoking or craving much anymore. I was experiencing some pretty bad side-effects (nausea and headaches), and did not want to... (17 replies)
... Chantix should be pretty much out of your system within a week of stopping it. That said, insomnia is common in many ex smokers in the early phases of a quit. My insomnia lasted a few months after going cold turkey. One thing you can do is to watch the caffeine. ... (2 replies)
... Congrats on 4 days!! That is fantastic! You will definitely be able to do it. You're already nearing one week. All I can say is, thank god Chantix worked for me. It's a shame so many have experienced bad side effects because for those of us it works for, it's really a miracle. ... (3 replies)
... hospitalization. I do not have a 'quit once' story, I honestly don't have any tried to quit stories. ... (17 replies)
... I started Wellbutrin a week before I started the Chantix because I am prone to anxiety and depression anyway so the Wellbutrin makes it possible to take the Chantix. ... (17 replies)
... except...I quit early because smoking made me nauseas. ... (10 replies)
... and after that, I cut myself back to one blue pill a day because I had enough of the stomach problems. My dr. asked if I was still not smoking and I said I had quit and he said well ok to one pill a day as long as I didn't start smoking again. ... (17 replies)
Jan 9, 2008
... Hey, you're most welcome, Karbear. There were a lot of nice folks who were here for me in the early days of my quit, and I'm happy to pay it forward. ... (28 replies)
... My husband and I quit smoking in early October using Chantix. And, personally, I thought it worked wonderfully. The trick was to drink alot of water when the cravings came. ... (7 replies)
Day 4 of chantix
Nov 24, 2007
... full doses cause me to get edema, which frankly scares the crap out of me. I also havent quit smoking... ... (5 replies)
... months, I guess depending on how long you smoked and how much. My doc said he had a few patients quit the Chantix too early and came back in a few months for another prescription to start over because their cravings got to be too bad. ... (2 replies)
... i just read your post about emotions and the flood gates. and while i've had two smokes this morning, i just took my chantix pill. im going to try and keep going. ... (30 replies)
... I have been meaning to do an update, so I will do it here. I have been taking Chantix for 5 weeks now. So 4 weeks and I have not smoked!!!! I am so happy about that. I can say one month now instead of weeks or days. ... (20 replies)
... thanks for the advice! I have never ever really quit before...only cut down alot when pregnant 18 years ago. Having surgery in early October and doctor said he wouldn't do it if I was smoking !!! never had a surgeon tell me that before with my other surgeries ! ... (14 replies)
... absoulutely, you need to give yourself more time. Chantix directs you to take the medication for one week before you quit smoking. My coleague and I both started it around the same time and has been working very well to this point. ... (33 replies)
Through the haze
Jul 19, 2007
... This also made me keenly aware of what was smoking withdrawal and what was Chantix side effect. ... (8 replies)
... I have from day 4 of chantix cut the pills in half.I do my darndest to take themthe same time everyday and I have found early evening helps with the insomnia if you have it. ... (41 replies)

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