CHMPIX STRIP OF 25 TAB 1MG | MedicScientist :: Total Health Portal

The Brand Name CHMPIX Has Generic Salt :: VARENICLINE 

CHMPIX  Is From Company Pfizer Priced :: Rs. 1462.5

CHMPIX have VARENICLINE is comes under Sub class #N/A of  Main Class #N/A

Main Medicine Class:: #N/A  Sub Medicine Class :: #N/A 

 Salt Name :  OR Generic Name Form Price : MRP /Probable Packing
VARENICLINE  TAB  Rs. 1462.5  STRIP OF 25 TAB
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / STRIP OF 25 TAB
 CHMPIX  Pfizer  1MG  STRIP OF 25 TAB Rs. 1462.5

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From Pfizer :: CHMPIX  VARENICLINE  #N/A #N/A

Indications for Drugs ::

Smoking cessation aid

Drug Dose ::

Adult: PO 0.5 mg once daily for 1st 3 days, followed by 0.5 mg twice daily for the next 4 days. Maintenance (wk 2-12): 1 mg twice daily. Initiate dose 1-2 wk before target quit date. Usual treatment duration: 12 wk. May continue for another 12 wk to reduce relapse in patients who have successfully quitted after the initial treatment course.

Contraindication ::

0

Drug Precautions ::

Monitor for signs of suicidal ideation or behaviour, or changes in behaviour. May affect performance of skilled tasks. Not recommended for use in children <18 yr. Pregnancy, lactation. Drug Side Effects ::

Nausea, headache, dizziness, somnolence, fatigue, sleep disturbances, increased appetite and GI disturbances including vomiting, constipation and flatulence.

Pregnancy category ::
Pregnancy category

3

Drug Mode of Action ::  

Varenicline Tartrate is a partial neuronal alpha 2 beta 2 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor agonist. It works as a smoking cessation aid by preventing nicotine stimulation of mesolimbic dopamine system. It also stimulates dopamine activity but to a much lesser extent than nicotine does, resulting in reduced craving and withdrawal symptoms.

Drug Interactions ::

Increased incidence of adverse effects (nausea, vomiting) w/ transdermal nicotine. Increased exposure w/ cimetidine.

 

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