These are the newest pills that help people to forget about nicotine dependence. Zyban is different from its counterparts because it affects areas in the brain that control the process of man’s enjoyment of anything. That is why deliverance from the area passes without any stressful moments and nervous breakdowns.
In 1969, a well-known company invented the substance of bupropion, and in 1974 it received a patent. Already in 1985 year the drug was widely used in the form of antidepressant called Welbutrin. During scientific experiments, scientists have identified the influence of bupropion on the brain and realized that it has a dual effect: calms the nerves and can relieve it of the severe consequences of quitting cigarettes, leading to depression and other health problems.
Bupropion is good that does not affect the weight of a person who quits Smoking and all the other antidepressants can’t boast of it. In addition, it leads to increased sexual desire.
How does Zyban work?
Pills are recognized the first medicine for smoking, which has not therapeutic, but curative effect. This is evidenced by the responses of patients and of many scientists.
Thanks to the main ingredient – bupropion, Zyban affects the pattern of development of nicotine addiction. The pills contribute to the production of the dopamine hormone, which is responsible for getting pleasure.
As studies have shown, Zyban actually eliminates bad habits, and is effective when it is taken comprehensively with other therapeutic substances. After the full course of treatment, about 40% of smokers completely give up cigarettes. Only 17% of tobacco-dependent people were able to do it by themselves.
What are the indications to use Zyban?
The pills are sold strictly on prescription of a physician. A doctor prescribes Zyban in order to quickly cure a person from smoking, at the same time providing the effect of psychological help. Zyban eliminates the occurrence of withdrawal symptoms and return to nicotine.
Prior to taking the drug, you should mentally prepare to the fact that you are going to quit smoking. It will be easier to achieve when you feel the support of family members or those closest to you. Don’t be afraid to ask them about this.
What are the contraindications to Zyban?
You can’t drink pills in a few cases:
1.An allergic reaction to a substance or its components. Symptoms may be of mild and strong forms. Often they are expressed in shortness of breath, swelling of the lips, rhinitis, conjunctivitis, rash, or dizziness. Allergy lasts for a long time, so be sure to consult your doctor and do not practice self-medication.
2.Epileptic seizures or other convulsions.
3.Frequent alcohol abuse.
4.Discontinuation of sedative drugs.
5.Reception of tinctures of Hypericum.
6.Chronic kidney or liver diseases.
8.Cancer of the brain.
9.The reception of medication inhibitors.
10.Pregnancy and lactation.
We should not ignore the fact that people who use antidepressants, are thinking about suicide. Such ideas often come to the head at the beginning of treatment. If you notice something similar in your organism or in the organism of your beloved, then immediately ask for a specialized help.
How should you take Zyban?
Remember the drug can be prescribed only by a doctor, and not your colleague or friend. It is dangerous to self-medicate.
The full course of treatment with Zyban consists of two stages:
1.Taking 30 pills in two weeks.
The standard dose per person is 150 milligrams per day for first 3 days. Then the dose is increased to 300 milligrams. Before you proceed to the next stage, it is imperative to visit a doctor who will supervise the course of treatment.
2. The use of 90 tablets for 6 weeks.
Here the dose of 300 milligrams per day is maintained, as in the previous period.
If you don’t want to interrupt the course, it is recommended to buy the pills in advance and be sure that they will not end suddenly. The exact dosage of medicine is described in the instruction or prescribed by your doctor.
Never modify the dosage by yourself! This leads to epilepsy and liver problems.
According to the opinions of patients, you may have a problem with sleep in the process of treatment. It suggests that it is better to take the drug during the day rather than at night. But it is necessary to ensure that there are 8 hours between the receptions of tablets.
The results of treatment are visible already in the first week of treatment. It is important to adhere to the following rules: the first week you smoke, and in the beginning of the second week you choose the exact number when you throw the last bull.
The standard treatment lasts about 1. 5 months. The main thing is to listen to the doctor, to fulfill all his recommendations and instructions.
How should you take Zyban?
The pills are taken whole and washed down with a couple of sips of water. You should not chew the drug or dissolve it. This leads to the fact that substances are coming into the human body too fast, increasing the risk of side effects, as evidenced by the feedback of patients.
It happens that one forgets to take the pill. It is recommended to skip a dose and drink the medication according to a prescribed mode, not doubling the next dose.