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Wellbutrin XL - quit smoking with bupropion xl 150 mg?

Posted 13 Dec 2012 by katie marino 7 answers

I started taking bupropion to quit smoking so how long will it take for this medicine to start working and making cigarettes nasty to the taste

What if you still smoke on Chantix?

Posted 11 Jun 2011 by tbug1 2 answers

My boyfriend has been on Chantix for 5 months now and he's still smoking. He has been smoking less. Instead of 1 pack per day he is smoking between 4 and 7 per day. I don't think he has actually tried to quit during this experience but rather hope the drug will work miracle.. I can't ...

Chantix - how to stop taking it correctly?

Posted 29 May 2014 by dirtyhippiegirl 4 answers

This is day 41 with no cigs. I started Chantix on April 12. I took it for a week; then stopped cigs and haven't had one since. I was only able to take the double doses for a week - it was making me too sick (nausea, stomach pains, shaky, couldn't breathe very well with any activity) so ...

Where can I get chantix if I don't have a dr or insurance?

Posted 21 Mar 2014 by Mountain due face 7 answers

I have asthma and I have smoked for years now I can hardly breath!!! My lungs are getting very weak and I can hardly breath!! I have to quit!!! Where can I get chantix?

Nicotine - Can I take off the patch just to smoke one stick and then put it back?

Posted 5 Sep 2014 by cisc 2 answers

I just started taking a Nicotine patch and i've managed to go through the day with out a cig however it's seriously hard. I'm wondering if i can take off the patch and just smoke one stick and then put the patch back on when i am done. I'm going to make sure this is not habitual ...

Chantix - Tips or tricks to manage nausea?

Posted 23 Nov 2014 by girffie 2 answers

After 3 weeks on this drug, I am still smoking tho markedly less. It is helping a great deal - I am smoking 8-12 a day VS 30-40 a day. However, the last four days I have been miserable with nausea. It doesn't matter if I eat, I am sick for 1-6 hours after taking the pill. I walk around the ...

What is the difference between Wellbutrin SR and Zyban?

Posted 5 Nov 2009 by throckmorton 2 answers

I took Wellbutrin probably 20 years ago to quit smoking and stayed away from cigarettes for 2.5 years. Then I was out at a bar one night after breaking up with a girlfriend and one thing led to another and I was right back on cigarettes. Now at 49 years old, I've just started taking Wellbutrin ...

Topamax/Topiramate Users? Here's my story - what's yours?

Posted 21 Mar 2012 by cupcakesbycandi 8 answers

Hi! I just started the long wind up dosage of Topamax last night. So far, so good haha! I have read mostly positive reviews from the folks who are using it for weight loss, and mostly negative reviews from the ones who were prescribed the drug for migraines. I see a connection. MY goal has always ...

Smoking cessation - I've been taking bupropion SR 2 times a day for 8 weeks to stop smoking?

Posted 18 days ago by Rosesarred 1 answer

After 2 weeks I quit for about 4 days and experienced out of this world cravings. I sucked on sugar free candy but I was miserable so I smoked. I'm smoking about 4 a day. I'm feeling down on myself and need to just face the cravings and take the plunge. Is there anyone else here who ...

Can you safely take Chantix if you have bipolar disorder?

Posted 18 days ago by TiredOfSmoking 0 answers

I really want to quit smoking. I previously smoked cigarettes, a pack a day, from age 18-32, then quit using nicotine lozenges. I'm now 40 years old and have been smoking cigarettes again since last September. I'm currently smoking between 10-20 cigarettes a day. I have bipolar 1 disorder ...

Chantix - on day 7 and I feel dizzy all the time?

Posted 27 Jun 2017 by Chia45 1 answer

I'm desperate to quit. 30 plus years and start of emphysema is enough. Only problem is I've tried everything else and this is my last hope. I'm still smoking. Maybe a little less but I'm on day 7 and I am always feeling off balance and in a fog. If this don't work I ...

How long does it take Wellbutrin SR to become in "full effect" in your body? Today is my 4th day,

Posted 6 Jun 2017 by Niki86 2 answers

... taking it, I'm prescribed 2 pills a day... each being 150mgs. I am taking for smoking cessation, not for depression so I'm just asking how long it usually takes before it becomes 100% because during these 4 days I've been taking it, I definitely have noticed that my cravings have ...

Bupropion HCL SR 150 mg to stop smoking?

Posted 1 Jun 2017 by Rosesarred 1 answer

I started this 1 time a day on May 10, then started 2 times a day on May 17, 2017. The side effects were horrible and have just now stopped as my body is now accustom to the medication. I stopped smoking on May 20th. I still have a desire to light up at times. So I think I just answered my own ...

Bupropion SR and anxiety?

Posted 19 Apr 2017 by Jakefromstatefarm 4 answers

Well I went to my doctor to see about help with anxiety. I got prescribed bupropion SR because I also wanna quit smoking. When I got home, I read bupropion​ is to treat depression, nothing about anxiety. I believe if it doesn't help anxiety, then it beats the purpose because my depression f ...

Is there a difference in cost between Wellbutrin, Zyban, bupropion?

Posted 3 May 2017 by MARCS326 2 answers

Cost differences between these 3 drugs?

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