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Does smoking increase your metabolism?

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Dr. Alan Wartenberg
Addiction Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

By reducing oxygen and increasing carbon monoxide, it actually may slow your metabolism, but since nicotine has stimulating effects, these may all balance out.
Studies of tobacco effects on basal metabolic rate have been conflicting.

In brief: No

By reducing oxygen and increasing carbon monoxide, it actually may slow your metabolism, but since nicotine has stimulating effects, these may all balance out.
Studies of tobacco effects on basal metabolic rate have been conflicting.
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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