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Nicotine is a potent parasympathomimetic alkaloid found in the nightshade family of plants (Solanaceae) and is a stimulant drug. Nicotine is a nicotinic ...

Nicotine | Psychology Today

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Nicotine acts as both a stimulant and a sedative. Immediately after exposure to nicotine, there is a "kick" caused in part by the drug's stimulation of the adrenal ...

Is nicotine a stimulant or a depressant? | counselorssoapbox

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Aug 4, 2012 ... Half the articles I read tell me that Nicotine is a depressant. The other half, just as authoritatively, say it is a stimulant. It can't be both, can it?

Nicotine - PsychonautWiki

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Nicotine is a potent naturally occurring alkaloid found in the nightshade family of plants (Solanaceae) and a stimulant drug within the pyridine chemcial class.

The effects of nicotine - Help with Smoking

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In high concentrations nicotine acts as a nerve poison and it is used in insecticides. However, in small amounts, nicotine is a stimulant that enhances brain ...

Stimulant Drugs - Caffeine and nicotine, Stimulants used for ...

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Besides caffeine, the other stimulant widely ingested is the nicotine consumed in smoking. Both caffeine and nicotine are classified as secondary stimulants ...

Stimulant and depressant effects of cigarette smoking on brain ...

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This finding is consistent with the known dual action of nicotine to stimulate or depress neural activity and suggests a means of investigating the effects of other  ...

Nicotine Effects - News Medical

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Dec 2, 2013 ... Nicotine has strong mood altering effects and can act on the brain as both a stimulant and a relaxant.

Nicotine: Facts, Effects, Nicotine Addiction - Medical News Today

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Dec 1, 2015 ... The side effects of nicotine can affect the heart, hormones and the gastrointestinal system. Nicotine acts as both a sedative and a stimulant.

Drug info - Nicotine: Truly a Wondrous Drug and Maybe one of the ...

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May 7, 2012 ... Nicotine in lower doses causes the excitation of the neurotransmitter norepinephrine, giving the drug stimulant properties. Now I will state that, ...

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Nicotine Addiction 101 - WhyQuit

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Aside from enhancing dopamine flow, nicotine is a central nervous system stimulant. As such, it activates the body's fight or flight response. This results in an  ...

Nicotine

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The action of nicotine in the body is very complicated. It is a mild stimulant which has an effect upon the heart and brain. It stimulates the central nervous system ...

The reinforcing effects of nicotine and stimulant medication in the ...

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Nicotine Tob Res. 2006 Feb;8(1):37-47. The reinforcing effects of nicotine and stimulant medication in the everyday lives of adult smokers with ADHD: A ...