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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicotine

Nicotine is a potent parasympathomimetic stimulant and an alkaloid found in the nightshade ... Nicotine's addictive nature includes psychoactive effects, drug- reinforced behavior, compulsive use, relapse after abstinence, ... During pregnancy, there are risks to the child later in life for type 2 diabetes, obesity, hypertension, ...

www.treatment4addiction.com/drugs

Drug Information & Types such as Stimulants, Depressants, Club Drugs, ... Nicotine and tobacco · Crack and Cocaine · Methamphetamine · OxyContin (a ...

www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB00184

Nicotine is a stimulant drug that acts as an agonist at nicotinic acetylcholine receptors. ... Target, Kind, Pharmacological action, Actions, Organism, UniProt ID  ...

www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugfacts/cigarettes-other-tobacco-products

Mar 16, 2017 ... Tobacco is a plant grown for its leaves, which are dried and fermented before being put in tobacco products. Tobacco contains nicotine, an ...

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/science/ocr_gateway_pre_2011/ourselves/4_drugs_and_you1.shtml

There are different types of drugs, and these have different effects on the body. Tobacco and ... stimulant, increases brain activity, nicotine, caffeine, ecstasy ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/240820.php

Dec 1, 2015 ... Nicotine is a nitrogen-containing chemical made by several types of ... A study carried out at the National Institute on Drug Abuse found that ...

psychology.jrank.org/pages/615/Stimulant-Drugs.html

Besides caffeine, the other stimulant widely ingested is the nicotine consumed ... Drugs of this type were abused by young people as early as the 1930s, when it ...

abovetheinfluence.com/drugs/tobacco-nicotine

What It Means. Living Above: Types of Influence ... Tobacco is a carrier for the highly addictive drug nicotine. ... Nicotine is the main drug in all forms of tobacco.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2033559

Nicotine as a psychoactive drug. Murray JB(1). ... Nicotine is a paradoxical drug in that it both stimulates and depresses functions. It affects ... Publication Types:.

www.safeteens.org/drugs-alcohol/types-of-drugs/tobacco

This is just as dangerous as smoking cigarettes. Nicotine is the stimulating chemical in tobacco that makes it addictive. However, there are also more than 4,000 ...