Most of the people smoke cigarette to show off their standard and want to follow the fashion. But these people are not aware of the fact that how much cigarette is dangerous for their health. Some people start smoking in the friend circle. People want to stay away from smoking but they don’t able to control him. The nicotine is the main compound which is present in it, which failed the patient to quit smoking. Nicotine causes an addiction that follows your body and mind, due to which you cannot quit smoking. Most of the people start the addiction from other useful things in the mouth for quitting the smoking. If you want to start smoking, then you should keep in mind that it is a very hazardous for the health which may produce various types of dangerous diseases which are not easily cure.
Cigarettes contain various unsafe compounds which entered into your body, when you smoke. The unsafe compounds are:
Radioactive compounds: These compounds are also known as carcinogenic, which are also available in it.
Tar: It produces bad colour to the tooth which caused cancer, it has also carcinogen benzo(a)pyrene.
Carbon monoxide: It is an odourless gas which takes the position of oxygen in blood during smoking which is very dangerous for our lungs and heart.
Metals: It has metals like arsenic, lead and cadmium which are unsafe for the health.
Oxidizing chemicals: These chemicals include free radicals that are harmful to the heart and blood vessels.
Hydrogen cyanide: This chemical destroys the working of lungs by which the lungs are injured.
What are the endanger factors of smoking?
Respiratory System: Itching in the trachea and larynx, coughing, injured of the air sac, problem in breathing because of swelling in the lungs airways, itching in the lungs and lungs are damaged.
Circulatory system: heart beat increased; blood flow is reduced in the fingers and toes, heart attack, skin temperature is decreased, the lining of the arteries gets damaged.
Immune system: pneumonia, influenza, deficiency of vitamin C and long-lasting sickness.
Musculoskeletal System: bone density gets reduced and tightening of muscles.
Sexual organs: In males it causes lower sperm counts, erectile dysfunction and in females it irregular the menstrual cycle, reduced fertility, cervix cancer and menopause occurs before one or two years.
Pregnant women: more chances of miscarriage, effects on the growth of unborn babies, low birth weight, heart attack, diabetes, partner smoking also harms the unborn baby.
Diseases: osteoporosis and hip structure, improper blood circulation, heart attack, stroke, cancer of lungs, larynx, pancreas, kidney, cervix, ovary, stomach, nose, nasal sinus, ovary, throat, bowel, liver, and bone marrow.
Chantix is an anti-smoking medicine which is recommended for those patients who wants to quit smoking. This drug is used with counseling also to quit smoking. This medicine has Varenicline as a major compound. This medicine blocks those receptors which stimulate for nicotine. It also decreases the symptoms which are produced during quit the smoking. The nicotine binds to the receptor of the brain by which your body becomes addicted to nicotine. When you consume this medicine it blocks these receptors, by which nicotine is not bound to these receptors and reduced the habit forming property of nicotine. This medicine helps the people who really want to quit smoking.
In starting you should consume 0.5 mg medicine one time up to 1to 3 days then consume two times 0.5 tablets up to 4 to 7 days. Then you should increase the dose and take 1mg two times a day. For the best result you should consume this drug on time. Do not take more than one dose at a time because it may be hazardous for your health. In this condition you instantly meet the doctor.
The following points should be remembered before taking this medicine:
- Avoid takes this drug if you have such problems like clotting problems, heart disorder, kidney and liver impairments, stress, hyper allergic with any compound present in it.
- This drug is banned for breastfeeding mother and pregnant women.
- Do not take this drug with these medicines because these medicines interact with this specific drug like Coumadin, Insulin, and (anti-asthmatic drug) Theophylline.