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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience in Addiction Medicine
No: The confusion may be that we have "nicotinic" receptors in our body as part of the parasympathetic nervous system. The main neurotransmitter is acetyl ... Read More

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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Many things: first and foremost it causes a very significant physical dependency, with a withdrawal syndrome complete with anxiety, irritability, headache, poor sl ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Not long: Obviously not very long or smokers would not be smoking it frequently. Different people metabolize it differently, though.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Walsh
16 years experience in Addiction Medicine
No: There are "nicotinic receptors" the actual chemical that binds there is usually acetylcholine or other similar compounds... Not nicotine, which is a n ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Horlander
49 years experience in Pulmonology
Nicotine : No. There are receptors the nicotine goes to because it binds like acetylcholine, but it is not produced in the body.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
2 hrs: Mostly in 2 hrs although the inactive breakdown products may linger longer.
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
35 years experience in ADHD and Autism
4 weeks : 4 weeks urine and forever skin and hair
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrice Taylor
30 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Why?: For a urine test..... It depends on the type/sensitivity of the test( 2 to 50 + days).
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
34 years experience in Addiction Medicine
By stopping : It'll be gone in 12 hrs. Metabolites will be detectable for a while longer. No way to get rid of those except time.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Connie Topliff
27 years experience in Family Medicine
The only, and best..: Way is to stop putting nicotine into your body. It is definitely possible to stop smoking! not easy, but do-able (personally, i was smoking 2 packs a ... Read More
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