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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cyma Khalily
34 years experience Psychiatry
RECEPTOR ATTACHMENT: The drugs that can lead to addiction and abuse are the ones that have a very immediate effect on how you feel. So there is a link between the drug and ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Nicotine Addiction: This term refers to the addiction that occurs with tobacco use, mainly cigarettes. With prolonged use of tobacco, certain parts of the brain crave mo ... Read More
Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Smoking: Nicotine usually due to tobacco products - smoking or chewing tobacco.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Nicotine Addiction: Is continued use inspite of health consequences, social or financial restraints.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Roth
42 years experience Addiction Medicine
Prevent withdrawal: The nicotine patch provides a constant level of nicotine in the blood, preventing acute withdrawal from smoking. The dose may be gradually reduced, a ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Nicotine addiction: Best way is do not buy cigarettes (they are far too expensive) any more. If you still have a problem you can see your pcp who may prescribe chantix.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Laipple
43 years experience Psychiatry
It wouldn't.: It is undoubtedly not the nicotine or the addiction that is to blame. More likely, the same emotional problems that are causing you to smoke and poss ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Shukhman
30 years experience Addiction Medicine
Troubles from it: Similarly to other addictions, you have it if you do it instead of doing other important things, if you think about it all the time, if you cannot sto ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Foster Carr
32 years experience General Practice
Unable quit smoking: Nicotine addiction is due to smoking tobacco. If you get an urge to smoke tobacco even though you would like to quit then that is a symptom of nicot ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moseri
43 years experience Addiction Medicine
Nicotine addiction: Anxiety, difficulty concentrating, irritablility, and restlessness.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Nicotine addiction: Nicotine addiction is a compulsive physical or psychological need for this habit-forming substance.

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