At A Glance
- This Alert Affects
- Patients who attempted suicide resulting in long-term damage and families of patients who committed suicide while taking Chantix.
- Chantix has caused depressed moods and suicide in users.
- Additional Details
- Chantix is a non-nicotine pill used in adults who want to quit smoking.
- On July 1, 2009, the FDA required the makers of Chantix to place a black box warning on the drug outlining the possible risk of depressed moods and suicidal thoughts.