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The Pharmacology of nicotine

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Published by IRL .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Michael J. Rand and Klaus Thurau.
SeriesICSU symposium series -- v.9
ContributionsRand, M. J., Thurau, Klaus., International Congress of Pharmacology, (10th : 1987 : Sydney, N.S.W.)
The Physical Object
Paginationxii,418p.
Number of Pages418
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21944833M
ISBN 10185221094X

Nicotine when smoked in cigarettes and inhaled, is quickly absorbed in the lungs as the freebase is largely suspended on tiny particles of tar. Nicotine reaches the brain within 8 s, almost as quickly as via an intravenous injection (Benowitz et al., ) (Fig. ).Tobacco in oral products is more basic and better absorbed via the mouth than cigarette smoke, which is more acidic. When the nicotine concentration of tobacco in cigarettes of differing yields was measured, it was found that, on average, cigarette tobacco had a nicotine concentration of about %. 69 There was a significant inverse correlation between concentration of nicotine in tobacco and yield, suggesting that low-yield cigarettes are made with tobacco.

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