Chantix has serious side effects

New Topic Locked Topic Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

Veteran Member

Date Joined Jan 2005
Total Posts : 763
   Posted 11/23/2007 5:47 AM (GMT -7)   
Chiari Malformation
Decompression Surgery 1999
""Remember That Life Is Short!!!"
Life is short, break the rules, Forgive quickly, Love truly, laugh uncontrolably, And never regret anything that made you smile. <!-- / sig -->


Elite Member

Date Joined Jan 2005
Total Posts : 24909
   Posted 11/23/2007 9:09 AM (GMT -7)   
I saw a news story on this last night .........
Thanks for posting
    Contribute today to support Healing Well Forums...Donate @
  CO-Moderator@ Crohns
  Moderator@ Alzheimer's
DX @ Crohns, Pyoderma Gangrenosum ,Anxiety /Panic
        We Have Anxiety.....Anxiety Does NOT have Us

play station
New Member

Date Joined May 2013
Total Posts : 1
   Posted 5/28/2013 6:45 AM (GMT -7)   
 I have had the worst time with chantex, it has made my crohns disease terrible and I only took it for 4 days. now ive had gas so bad its bending me over in pain its been 7 weeks since I stoped takeing it. I had diarea gas still do have unbelievable gas weakness it has kept me mostly at home now for 7 weeks its terrible. I would never recommend this product for anything! the gov. oks this drug and make mariauna illigel that's not right, this drug chantex is dangerous!!!!!!!!

Veteran Member

Date Joined May 2013
Total Posts : 853
   Posted 5/28/2013 6:47 AM (GMT -7)   
What are the side effects? The link says the page cannot be found when I click it. :(
Chronic Pain Warrior since 2007
Diagnosed in 2007 - Chronic Pelvic Pain and Stage 3 Endometriosis
PM Patient since 2009
Current Tx Plan - Oxycontin 15mg 3xday, Percocet 10/325 2xday for BT, Elavil 50mg 1xday, Depot Lupron 2xyear (injectable)

My daily Goal - to make at least one person smile a day. Smiles are contagious and create a ripple effect... that one smile may lead to a miracle :)

Elite Member

Date Joined Oct 2008
Total Posts : 25341
   Posted 5/28/2013 6:52 AM (GMT -7)   
Absolutely. My wife was on it for less than a week. It took her more than 6 months to get over some of the terrible side effects. The military has had a lot of negative issues forcing its use on soldiers. It's bad stuff in my opinion.

Age: 60, 56 at PC dx, PSA 16.3
3rd Biopsy: 9/8 7 of 7 Positive, 40-90%, 4+3
open RP: 11/8, Catheter in 63 days
Path Rpt: 3+4, pT2c, 42g, 20% tumor, 1 pos margin
Incontinence & ED: None
Surgery Failed, recurrence within 9 months
Salvage Radiation 10/9-11/9, SRT failed within 9 months, PSA 12/12 = 40.x
Spent total of 1 ½ years on 21 catheters, Ileal Conduit Surgery 9/10,
7 other PC-related surgeries 2009-2012
Severe Chronic Pain, Severe Fatigue, & Urostomy
Member of Prostate Cancer & Chronic Pain HW Communities since 10/2008
“I live in the weak and the wounded” – Session Nine (Movie)
New Topic Locked Topic Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Wednesday, November 22, 2017 7:51 AM (GMT -7)
There are a total of 2,896,734 posts in 317,931 threads.
View Active Threads

Who's Online
This forum has 157525 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, inschvgtrx.
365 Guest(s), 10 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
BigMak, Jasperilla, Energetist, Michael_T, White Bird, tonyaraven, Saipan Paradise, AZ Guy, straydog, Lanie G

About Us | Advertise | Donate
Newsletter | Privacy Policy & Disclaimer
Follow on Facebook Follow on Twitter Follow on Pinterest
©1996-2017 LLC  All Rights Reserved.