Did Champix cause suicide?21st January 2008
The widow of a man who committed suicide has said the drug Champix, prescribed to help smokers quit cigarettes, could have "played a part" in his death.
Wayne Marshall killed himself soon after he completed a 13-week course of the drug. Champix has been linked to depression. A spokesman for the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency said the drug, manufactured by Pfizer, was "being closely monitored".
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Title: Did Champix cause suicide?
Author: Jess Laurence
Article Id: 5397
Date Added: 21st Jan 2008