If you or a loved one suffered Chantix side effects such as depression, attempted suicide or completed suicide, you are not alone. Hundreds of Chantix users reported incidents since the drug's FDA approval; and in one 18-month period, over 300 reports of Chantix suicide and depression incidents were reported directly to the FDA. If you or a loved one has suffered and you need legal assistance, please call the number listed above, or complete the form to the right to receive a free legal evaluation.
Chantix (varenicline) is a medication manufactured by Pfizer and intended to assist in quitting smoking by diminishing the desire and enjoyment of cigarettes and other nicotine-based products. Reported Chantix side effects, however, have been widely reported. Most common side effects from the medication have been sleep disturbances, vivid dreams, and nausea. Other patients have reported hallucinations, sudden rages, suicidal tendencies,… Read more »
To date, more than 2,500 plaintiffs who have filed a Chantix lawsuit have had their cases centralized in the product liability litigation against manufacturer Pfizer. Chantix is meant to help people to quit smoking. In these cases, the plaintiffs allege that the defendant marketed a potentially dangerous drug and failed to provide sufficient warning as to the possible side effects…. Read more »
In 2006, Chantix (varenicline) was approved by the FDA as a smoking-cessation drug, designed to help smokers kick the habit. But within two years, hundreds of patients had reported that the drug caused them to suffer experiencing frightening and sometimes life-threatening neuropsychiatric Chantix side effects, such as suicidal thoughts and behavior, hallucinations, depression, panic attacks, blackouts, paranoia, aggressive behavior and… Read more »
A multitude of Chantix lawsuits have been filed across the country against drug maker Pfizer after dozens of patients began to report experiencing serious side effects from the smoking cessation drug. Chantix was introduced to the United States’ pharmaceutical market in 2006, when it was lauded as an effective prescription medication the could help smokers kick the dangerous habit. Since… Read more »
A Minnesota man’s lawsuit recently joined the ongoing Chantix multidistrict litigation case taking place in the United States’ District Court for the Northern District of Alabama, Southern Division. Russell Weber filed his lawsuit with the help of a Chantix lawyer on October 17, 2012, adopting the Master Short Form Complaint of the MDL. Although Weber is a Minnesota resident, he… Read more »