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champix with diazepam, citolapram and mirtazipine ?

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hi my nurse gave me champix to stop smoking i had the patches but they diden't work for me.i am taking diazepam and citolapram and mirtazipine at night. so i wondered if champix was safe for me while taking these other medicines.thank you mrs hearn

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replied April 8th, 2011
Stop Smoking Answer A21701

Varenicline (Champix) is considered safe to be taken with the anti-depressants you have mentioned. There are no clinically significant interactions that are reported. Hope this helps.

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Abhijeet Deshmukh, MD

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