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  • What is Nicotine? - Health News and Information

    www.news-medical.net/health/What-is-Nicotine.aspx Nicotine is a chemical compound that is present in tobacco. When tobacco is smoked, nicotine is absorbed through the wall lining of the small air sacs in the lungs.
  • Nicotine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicotine Nicotine is a potent parasympathomimetic alkaloid found in the nightshade family of plants and is a stimulant drug. Nicotine is a nicotinic acetylcholine receptor ...
  • Introduction to How to Nicotine Works - How Nicotine Works ...

    science.howstuffworks.com/nicotine.htm Introduction to How to Nicotine Works - The addictive buzz of nicotine is only a small part of the picture. Get the scoop on how nicotine works in the human body.
    • Nicotine | Psychology Today

      www.psychologytoday.com/conditions/nicotine Nicotine is one of the most heavily used addictive drugs in the U.S., and the leading preventable cause of disease, disability, and death in the U.S. Cigarette ...
    • Tobacco/Nicotine | National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

      www.drugabuse.gov/drugs-abuse/tobacco-nicotine Resources on nicotine addiction from the National Institute on Drug Abuse.
    • Nicotine Addiction 101 - WhyQuit

      whyquit.com/whyquit/LinksAAddiction.html What is dopamine? It's hard to understand nicotine addiction, or any form of drug addiction for that matter, without a basic understanding of the brain's primary ...
    • Is Nicotine Addictive? | National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

      www.drugabuse.gov/publications/research-reports/tobacco/nicotine-addictive Yes. Most smokers use tobacco regularly because they are addicted to nicotine. Addiction is characterized by compulsive drug seeking and abuse, even in the face of ...