Overview ( 18,000 members taking Champix )
This product is used to aid in smoking cessation. It works by blocking the nicotine receptors so that nicotine cannot activate the brain to produce dopamine.
This product has Black Boxed Warning relating to an increased risk of suicidal thoughts and the risk of changes in mood and behavior such as agitation, hostility, or depressed mood. If you are experiencing suicidal thoughts and behaviors, the following national suicide hotlines are available in the U.S. to help you: 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433) and 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255).
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