|| Champix 4 week Pack
|| Varenicline Tartrate
*Please note: The maintenance pack should be used after the completion of the starter pack.
What is Champix 4 week Pack?
Champix containing the active ingredient varenicline tartrate is considered a smoking cessation aid type of medication. It should be used along with counseling and a support group to help you quit smoking. The medication works by mimicking the effects of nicotine on the brain to reduce the urge to smoke and relieve withdrawal symptoms. Quitting smoking can decrease the risk of heart and lung diseases such as cancer.
How is Champix 4 week Pack used?
Champix should be used following the directions on the dosing package or as directed by a doctor. The tablets should be taken with a full glass of water after eating a snack or meal. Dosage will depend on the patient's condition and their response to the therapy, contact a doctor for the correct dosage. The full course of the treatment is usually 12 weeks, contact a doctor if you have not stopped smoking at the end of 12 weeks.
Patients using Champix may encounter unwanted side effects such as:
- Stomach pain
- Dry mouth
- Unpleasant taste in mouth
Contact doctor immediately should side effects persist or encounter more severe side effects such as:
- Chest pain
- Slurred speech
- Difficulty breathing or swallowing
- Sudden weakness or numbness, especially on one side of the body
- Insomnia or abnormal dreams
- Easy bruising, bleeding or blisters
- Vision changes
Immediately proceed to your nearest emergency department if you suffer an allergic reaction. Symptoms usually associated with such a reaction include difficulty breathing or swallowing, chest tightness, swelling, skin rashes, and hives.
Champix 4 week Pack is not always suitable for all patients. Always consult your health care provider prior to using this medication if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, trying to conceive, using any other medication (prescription or non-prescription), using any herbal products or supplements, or if you have any allergies or other health problems.
The correct dosage and prescription commonly depend on the patient and the condition being treated. Do not adjust your dosage without the approval of your health care provider. This product is only for use as prescribed and instructed.