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Warning over Champix suicide risk

Europe's drugs watchdog has issued a warning over suicidal ideations and attempts among patients taking stop-smoking medicine varenicline (Champix).The European Medicines Agency issued the warning after monitoring varenicline since it was licensed for use in the European Union in September last year.Its Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has analysed all adverse reactions to the drug.At its meeting this month, the CHMP decided to warn ...

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