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the effects of nicotine on muscles

A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
34 years experience Hand Surgery
First , muscle is: Basically protein. So why would you want to negate protein synthesis if you are building tissue. Second nicotine whether you eat it, inhale i one way ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
yes: It will be ok. Your pmd knows you better.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Briggs
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Increase heart rate: Nicotine causes increase in heart rate and blood pressure. It is recommended not to smoke at least 12 hrs before surgery to reduce theses effects on c ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience Addiction Medicine
Heartburn mainly: too much nicotine can make you sick - nausea, vomiting, stomach upset and heartburn are common. Very high doses of nicotine can cause many more probl ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara Lavi
34 years experience Clinical Psychology
Alcohol and muscles: Alcohol consumption impacts on growth hormone, testosterone production, and recovery. Therefore it impacts on and reduces the impsct of muscle buildin ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frederick Singer
57 years experience Endocrinology
Maybe muscle spasm: Patients with osteoporosis who have fractures of the vertebrae may have chronic muscle spasm surrounding the fracture area due to the abnormal structu ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
See below : Addiction and perhaps a slight increase in blood pressure, pulse, and spasm of arteries.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Melissa Lim
32 years experience Pulmonology
Stimulant/relaxer: Nicotine is an alkaloid stimulant that affects different areas of the brain as well as other organs in the body. It affects the way certain hormones a ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
The same: as OFF Accutane ???? More details with your question
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Dr. Stephen Kibrick
45 years experience Clinical Psychology
Cocaine is dangerous: Cocaine (either snorted as powder or smoked as crack) produces a powerful high, that users describe as very pleasurable. It has multiple effects on t ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Kaufman
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Varies: Resistance and weight bearing exercises can increase bone strength and density. This is especially true for impact exercises. For example: swimming ca ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Many effects: Marijuana distorts perceptions, impairs coordination, thinking, problem solving, learning, and memory. Can trigger acute psychotic reaction along with ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Byron Law-Yone
54 years experience Psychiatry
Drowsiness and other: Tiredness, drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, physical dependence, constipation, addiction, respiratory depression, mood changes, increased ene ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Marijuana: Please refer to diagram.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Benzos: Benzos work on GABA primarily.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Get Up and Go: Effective exercising will increase the blood flow to every cell in the body. This is the way of effectively providing nutrients to grow, maintain an ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Alcohol: Please refer to the diagram.
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Dr. John Moranville
35 years experience Psychiatry
Dependence?: there is no evidence that marijuana leads to physical dependence but it can lead to psychological addiction especially in persons prone to addiction. ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
31 years experience Cardiology
Different things...: Steroids can cause high blood pressure. It can cause water retention and worsen congestive heart failure in moderate to high doses. Rarely high dose ... Read More
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A 75-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Front
26 years experience Clinical Psychology
Still toxic: E-cigarettes are not "safe." they are not zero nicotine, they are zero smoke. The nicotine keeps you addicted. Many adverse effects, including increa ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Cannabis & etoh: Marijuana's effects usually last from one to three 3 hours. The issues with alcohol depends on how much you drank & how quickly - because the effect ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
See below: Inflamation of the lining causing bleeding, ulcers, occasional malabsortion. It there is liver disease, there may be swelling of certain blood vessel ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
42 years experience Cardiology
Root cause of all ev: Cause of all cardiac illness.

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