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Chantix Psychotic Episodes Blamed in Two Vermont Murder Cases

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A Vermont woman charged with killing her husband by driving their car into a tree is now claiming that the side effects of Chantix, Pfizer’s anti-smoking drug, pushed her to commit murder.  A similar defense offered in June by a man accused of shooting his mother, resulted in a plea agreement to voluntary manslaughter.…

Chantix Heart Attack Warning Issued By FDA

Concerns over a potential increased risk of heart attacks and other cardiovascular problems among some users of the smoking cessation drug Chantix has led federal regulators to require new warnings for smokers who are considering the prescription medication. …