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CHANTIX IS GIVEN THE NOD

pillsmoreChantix (varenicline) is a great ‘stop smoking’ medication.  It works by stimulating nicotine receptors in the brain, but it was given a black-eye when there were concerns that it caused suicidal thoughts in people and might worsen depression in those who are susceptible.

Now, a new study, shows this medication to be safe, and that the these concerns were overstated.  For those who are interested in quitting smoking but concerned about medication safety, this is reassuring news.

Read more HERE