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I quit smoking finally and am using the nicotine lozenges to ease the craving, The expense of tobacco,...More
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OK to Chantix and Lexapro together ?
I would like to attempt to quit smoking using Chantix. I am currently on Lexapro for depression. i had...More
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I would like to attempt to quit smoking using Chantix. I am currently on Lexapro for depression. i had concerns about Lexapro and Chantix together, but is OK to Chantix and Lexapro together ?
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Reply: Chantix
That is to bad, Keep it up, It took me 7 times of trying before I finally did quit, I have COPD and the...More
Posted by faithdonogh
Reply: Quitting smoking
I get it! How are You doing! Day 13 on med & 48 hrs smoke free, but my Cravings are HORRIBLE!! God I...More
Posted by juliesprayer
Hi! I'm doing it Too! On day 13 of med & Almost 48 hrs w/no smoking! I have Horrible cravings! I...More
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Reply: 40 year habit stopped but ....
Hmm...(we really are all so different & the Same) lol! For me (40 hrs smoking as well) I Loved Loved...More
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Reply: Chantix
The more I read/hear it seems Everyone has different stories on this. I'm on day 13 w/No side effects...More
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Reply: Hopeless
I Get It! I've Never Quit before & having Horrible cravings on day 2 of no cigs....Sigh....I even on...More
Posted by juliesprayer
Reply: Help me quit smoking
What was too soon? I'm on day 13 & quit 2 days ago & it Feelslike cold turkey to me Right Now......More
Posted by juliesprayer
Reply: Just set a quit date
Hi! I just posted I'm on day 13 of Chantix & have Almost 48 hrs w/o a cig. Honestly losing myfreakin...More
Posted by juliesprayer
Quitting on Chantix?!? God Help Me!
Day 13 on Chantix & 46 hrs since last cig! Cravings are constant & Trying So Hard. I've...More
Posted by juliesprayer
i want to quit
I smoke after every meal, should i quit eating?
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Dizziness when Using Patches
Hello, I am a new member and thought this is a great forum to relate with other smokers who are trying to quit....More
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Reply: Cravings
Great advice resecastillo_favio! It is so nice to hear that you have found support in the Community, and...More
Posted by atti_editor
Reply: First step on a good plan to quit smoking?
My husband used this drug and he said it gave him "Vivid Dreams" scary.. so he opted out of using...More
Posted by rosecastillo_favio

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What is the best approach to "Step 1" of quiting? I am starting from ground zero.
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Reply: Cessation
I did not do any crying, I think I was sleepy alot..I took that opportunity to relax and it kept me from...More
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Reply: hardest thing I ever had to do
Don't give up! Quitting smoking is certainly a difficult thing to do, and just because you've had a relapse...More
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Reply: quit smoking
Hi lisamichelle32, How are you doing today? I hope that you are feeling better, and that the antibiotics...More
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Reply: Acne after Quitting???
I know I'm coming in very late but for anyone who is reading this I quit a month ago . I am vaping and I have...More
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High Levels of Formaldehyde in E-Cig Vapor
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Wellbutrin or Patches
I've been thinking about quitting and was looking for suggestions from someone who has sussesfully quit...More
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I cany sleep good anymore I wake up all hours of the night.
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Reply: 13 Best Quit-Smoking Tips Ever
I quit so many times and finally succeded.. Over 3 years now since i gave it up.. I used...More
Posted by rosecastillo_favio
Reply: quitting
found cutting down really helps. you just have to cut down for example, if you had been taking after...More
Posted by bull2013
psychological habit
I completely agree. I was told the same by my doctor, since I only smoked 3 or 4 sticks. he told me it was...More
Posted by An_260773
minor relapse
I quit smoking while in the hospital on Dec 10. I did have almost a carton of cigarets at home. I was using the...More
Posted by russnwv
Trying to quit
I can relate I'm 54, smoking for 40 years. My other half smokes and that makes it difficult. I have quit...More
Posted by Sneffer1
Reply: Day 3 Cold Turkey - Commute Time!
excellent. keep it up. Most of the smoking arises out of habit and not nicotine addiction as such, a...More
Posted by bull2013
trying to quit
Hello, I have been smoking for 20 years, at the age of 35 years because my late boss used to be a chain...More
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Reply: Joint pain after quitting
I also have begun experiencing joint pain in my ankles and knees after quitting smoking. In addition, I am...More
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