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Does taking temgesics medication reduce the effect of champix ?

hi im on champix and on day 11 and also 0.8 temgesic per 30yrs female.the champix have worked 2 extent but arent effecting me same ways as most ppl-no depression etc only bad constipation , and arent stopping my smoking-although have cut down by about half if not more-do the temgesics affect the champix from working as well on me?
Asked On : Fri, 21 Jan 2011
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The effect of the medicines you are taking varies a lot from person to person and the level of addiction. Smoking also reduces efficacy of many drugs due to induction of the liver enzymes. You can ask your treating physician to increase the dose for the desired effect.
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Dr. Rakhi Tayal

Answered: Sat, 20 Aug 2011
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