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Zyban Dosage - Zyban Withdrawal
This page contains links to eMedTV Lungs Articles containing information on subjects from Zyban Dosage to Zyban Withdrawal. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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- Zyban Dosage
This eMedTV Web page explains that for most people, the starting dose of Zyban is 150 mg once a day. This article discusses factors that can affect your dose, such as other drugs you may be taking, and offers general tips on taking the medicine.
- Zyban Drug Interactions
If arrhythmia drugs or MAOIs are taken with Zyban, drug interactions can potentially occur. This eMedTV segment explains the negative effects these and other medications can cause if taken along with Zyban and what your doctor may do to prevent them.
- Zyban Overdose
This eMedTV Web page explains that you should seek immediate medical attention if you happen to overdose on Zyban. This article also lists some symptoms of a Zyban overdose (such as a fever) and options for treating it (including supportive care).
- Zyban Seizures
Zyban seizures are a possible risk for certain people taking the drug, such as those with brain tumors. This eMedTV page lists medical conditions that may increase this risk, other factors that can cause seizures, and recommendations to prevent this.
- Zyban Sexual Side Effects
During treatment with Zyban, sexual side effects are possible. This eMedTV Web page lists some of these sexual side effects (such as impotence and a decreased sex drive) and provides statistics on how often they occur.
- Zyban Side Affects
Common Zyban side effects can include dizziness and insomnia. This eMedTV Web page also lists some serious side effects of Zyban, such as chest palpitations and suicidal behavior. Zyban side affects is a common misspelling of Zyban side effects.
- Zyban Side Effects
Most people have no problems with Zyban. However, as this eMedTV page explains, side effects are possible. This article lists common side effects of Zyban (like dizziness or joint pain), uncommon side effects (such as acne), and serious side effects.
- Zyban to Quit Smoking
People who are trying to quit smoking may be prescribed Zyban. This page of the eMedTV site takes a look at this use for the drug. It explains how Zyban is believed to work and includes a link to more information on this topic.
- Zyban Uses
Zyban is used for smoking cessation (or to help people quit smoking). This eMedTV page also explains how Zyban can help lessen nicotine withdrawal symptoms (such as irritability) and lists some off-label Zyban uses (like treating ADHD).
- Zyban Warnings and Precautions
Zyban should not be taken right after a heart attack. This eMedTV segment discusses a number of other Zyban warnings and precautions, such as potential drug interactions and the risk of suicidal thinking or behavior in some people who take Zyban.
- Zyban Withdrawal
Common symptoms of Zyban withdrawal include irritability, anxiety, confusion, and tiredness. This eMedTV article lists additional symptoms and explains measures your healthcare provider may take to prevent withdrawal symptoms from occurring.