Nicotine

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Nicotine

Nicotine acts as both a stimulant and depressant on your body.

Nicotine

Decrease in appetite Boosts mood and may even relieve minor depression. Many people will feel a sense of well-being.Raises the blood level of blood sugar and increases insulin production.Increases heart rate by around 10 to 20 beats per minute.Increases blood pressure by 5 to 10 mmHg May cause sweating, nausea, and diarrhea.Stimulates memory and alertness. People who use tobacco often depend on it to help them accomplish certain tasks and perform well.

Symptoms of nicotine withdrawal generally start within 2 - 3 hours after the last tobacco use, and will peak about 2 - 3 days later.

The use of Nicotine can cause

The nicotine content in several major brands is reportedly on the rise. Harvard University and the Massachusetts Health Department revealed that between 1997 and 2005 the amount of nicotine in Camel, Newport, and Doral cigarettes may have increased by as much as 11 percent.

Nicotine Poisoning: Nicotine Poisining happens when you consume to much nicotine in a short period of time.

Symptoms of nicotine poisoning are: abdominal cramps, agitation, rapid breathing, confusion, depression, drooling, fainting, headache, vomiting, weakness and even in some cases death.

Nicotine comes from the tobacco plant. Nicotine is the drug found in cigarettes and now in the electronic cigarette. The electronic cigarette or e-cig is a cigarette with the only difference being, there is no tar or carcinogens. Also you can control the ammount of nicotine you put in your e-cig.

By Austin Maurer


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