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What's the difference between "tar" and "nicotine" in a cigarette?
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Dr. Alan Ali
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In brief: Tar/Nicotine
Tar is the material produced by burning tobacco.
It can damage lungs & cause cancer. It is also found in marijuana cigarettes. Nicotine is an alkaloid from plants of the nightshade family. It acts as a stimulant, which leads to addiction.

In brief: Tar/Nicotine
Tar is the material produced by burning tobacco.
It can damage lungs & cause cancer. It is also found in marijuana cigarettes. Nicotine is an alkaloid from plants of the nightshade family. It acts as a stimulant, which leads to addiction.
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