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Chantix is Safe For Your Heart

by Dr Antonio Howell, MD

in quit smoking

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about fifty percent of chronic smokers will sooner or later die because of their habit. However, the good news is, approximately 70% of them want to quit. And using an effective treatment can increase the chance of kicking the habit for good by 2 to 3 […]

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Chantix Quit Smoking Study

by Dr. Antonio Howell, MD

in Blog, quit smoking

The effectiveness of Chantix in smoking cessation was demonstrated in six clinical trials, which included a total of 3659 chronic cigarette smokers who were treated with varenicline. Five of the six studies were randomized, controlled clinical trials in which Chantix was shown to be superior to placebo in helping people quit smoking. These smokers had […]

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Zyban and Smoking: How deadly?

by Dr. Antonio Howell, MD

in Blog

Zyban was the first non-nicotine drug to be used to help people stop smoking. This drug contains chemical derivatives of a stimulant drug known as amphetamine and is also used as a drug to treat depression. It is said that cigarette smoking causes one out of six deaths by making smokers susceptible to many illnesses. […]

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So, what are the advantages of Chantix over Zyban? Here are 19 reasons that explain why Chantix is better than Zyban: 1. Chantix is Highly Selective for Nicotine Receptors Chantix is a medication that is known to partially block a certain subtype of the nicotine acetylcholine receptor known by the name alpha4beta2 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor. […]


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