Chantix Problems Draw Humorous SNL Parody

Last weekend, Saturday Night Live featured a humorous take on the dangerous and potentially deadly side effects of Chantix, a heavily promoted stop-smoking drug that has been linked to an increased risk of suicidal thoughts and unusually aggressive behavior. (more…) Read More

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January 10, 2012 | 2 Comments

Chantix Heart Problems Draw FDA Warning

This week, the FDA warned that some users of the stop-smoking drug Chantix may face an increased risk of heart attacks and other heart problems. Chantix has already been linked to an increased risk of a number of potential health problems, and the lawyers at Saiontz… Read More

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June 17, 2011 | 1 Comment

Chantix Recall Should Be Considered by FDA

A recent report by the Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) indicates that side effects of Chantix continue to account for a large number of the serious psychiatric problems reported to the FDA, despite a “black box” warning added to the label and a medication guide… Read More

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February 14, 2011 | 19 Comments

Chantix Litigation Continues to Grow

The Chantix lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. have been investigating potential claims for users of the stop-smoking drug for more than 3 years, and the number of lawsuits filed in courts throughout the United States continues to grow. All of the lawsuits involve similar allegations… Read More

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January 13, 2011 | 3 Comments

Chantix Suicides May Have Been Avoided

Since Pfizer’s smoking cessation drug Chantix was first linked to an increased risk of suicide, suicide attempts and other psychotic side effects, a number of people have filed a Chantix lawsuit alleging that the drug maker failed to adequately research the medication. It now appears that… Read More

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December 21, 2010 | 1 Comment

Chantix Violent Behavior and Aggression Injuries

In addition to pursuing lawsuits over suicide from Chantix, the lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. are also reviewing potential claims for serious injuries caused by sudden violent or aggressive behavior caused by the stop-smoking drug. New research provides further support for the link between violence… Read More

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July 27, 2010 | 2 Comments