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Chantix Heart Problems Being Reviewed in Canada

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Canadian officials have launched a review into the potential risk of heart problems from Chantix, Pfizer’s smoking cessation drug, which has been linked to an increased risk of heart attacks and other cardiac events among individuals with cardiovascular disease. …

Despite Dangers of Chantix, Foreign Agency Endorses Stop-Smoking Drug

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A New Zealand government agency has reversed it’s position regarding the safety of Pfizer’s stop-smoking drug Chantix, despite concerns that the medication, which is marketed as Champix in that country, increases the risk of suicides, violence and aggressive behavior. The agency changed it’s position about the dangers of Chantix and agreed to subsidize the medication after Pfizer reduced the drug’s price and offered it in a package deal with other medications that regulators wanted available. …

Chantix Suicides Reported with European Version of Drug

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The British Government has released data confirming that users of Champix, the European version of the stop-smoking drug known as Chantix in the United States, have been reporting a number of adverse reactions associated with the drug, including suicides and suicidal thoughts.…