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Champix 1 MG Tablet 28

Champix 1 MG Tablet 28

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    Uses :

    Varenicline is given to stop smoking habit, usually along with counseling and behavior modification.

    Mode of drug action


    Varenicline acts by blocking the effect of nicotine on the brain. Nicotine effects are usually seen in the smokers.

    What are the common side effects?

    The side effects which are common with varenicline are constipation, gas, nausea, sleeping problems and unusual dreams.

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Safe under medical guidance Breast feeding: Unsafe Alcohol: Unsafe

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Stop using Champix anti smoking if changes in mood are noticed. This is because the drug can cause changes in behavior.

    • Anti smoking drugs-Champix is not for use in adolescents and children below 18 years of age.

    • To ensure that Champix anti smoking drug is safe, let the doctor know if conditions such as kidney or heart problems, mental disorders are present.

    • Champix drug should be used by pregnant women under medical supervision. Do not breastfeed while using the anti smoking medication Champix.

    • Taking Champix and alcohol together is not advisable because of the increase in the effects of alcohol with Champix.

    • Use of other antismoking drugs such as nicotine patches along with Champix can increase the Champix side effects.

    What else should I know?

    1. How to take varenicline tablet? Take the varenicline tablet with food, with a glass of water.

    2. How long is the treatment with varenicline? Usually, the treatment with varenicline lasts for about 12 weeks in most of the cases. This may be extended by another 12 weeks in others.

    3. What happens if I take alcohol while using varenicline? Taking varenicline and alcohol can make you agitated and aggressive.

    4. Is it common to have breathing difficulties with varenicline? No. Breathing problems are not common with varenicline.

    5. What to do if I forget to take a dose of varenicline? Take the missed dose immediately as you remember. But if it is the time for the next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with the next dose at its regular time.

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