Were you taking or have you ever taken Chantix®?
Chantix® has been linked to a number of serious and potentially life-threatening complications
Chantix® (varenicline) is a smoking cessation drug prescribed to be used in conjunction with education and counseling. Chantix® and its generic, varenicline, have recently been found to have a wide array of negative side effects ranging from severe depression sometimes causing suicide to certain adverse cardiovascular events. Potential Chantix®/ Varenicline injuries include:
- Severe Depression
- Angina pectoris (chest pain caused by reduced blood flow to the heart muscle)
- Non-fatal or fatal myocardial infarction (heart attack, leading to death or not)
- Undergoing coronary revascularization (coronary artery bypass surgery)
- Peripheral vascular disease (PVD) (narrowed arteries reduce blood flow to your limbs)
- Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) (narrowed arteries reduce blood flow to your limbs)
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If you or a loved one has experienced one or more of these issues after taking Chantix®/ Varenicline, please call us.