HOME >> MEDICINE >> NEWS
Nicotine more addictive when combined with other tobacco smoke chemicals, UCI study finds

e-acetaldehyde mixture or either drug alone at levels significantly higher than saline.

Belluzzi and his team also used self-administration tests of cocaine to test the reliability of the novel self-administration procedure and to evaluate whether early adolescence was a period of enhanced vulnerability to other abused drugs. Although adolescent rats are more responsive to the nicotine-acetaldehyde mix than adult rats, the young rats were not more responsive to cocaine than adults.

"Our latest findings suggest that the study of tobacco addiction, as well as the development of smoking cessation treatments, could be improved by studying the interactions of nicotine with other smoke components," Leslie said.


'"/>

Contact: Tom Vasich
tmvasich@uci.edu
949-824-6455
University of California - Irvine
28-Oct-2004


Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Nicotine dependence & psychiatric disorders
2. Nicotine metabolite shows promise for improving memory, protecting brain cells
3. Nicotine metabolite may improve memory, protect against disease
4. Nicotine patches and gum may pose health hazards
5. Nicotine withdrawal woes shown to be similar to inflammatory response
6. Nicotine Patches Are Cheaper Than Smoking!
7. Combination Nicotine Replacement Therapies Are The Most Effective Means To Quit Smoking
8. Morphine-like painkiller appears to be less addictive
9. Jefferson scientists find evidence of greater sensitivity to addictive drugs in adolescence
10. Bevacizumab combined with chemotherapy prolongs survival for some patients with advanced lung cancer
11. Tuberculosis drug combined with virtual reality therapy is effective in treating fear of heights

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:7/28/2017)... ... July 28, 2017 , ... The United ... budget on nutrition assistance programs. , Right now the most public debate is ... changes to other programs are under consideration, including WIC (Women, Infants, and Children), ...
(Date:7/28/2017)... OR (PRWEB) , ... July 28, 2017 , ... Date ... http://www.GlobalDragonTV.com , Like millions of first generation immigrants before her, Rose Hong ... beneficiary of generosity and sacrifice on the part of loving parents who made sure ...
(Date:7/28/2017)... ... , ... As many parents, students, and teachers are getting ready to focus ... and address mental fatigue that can accompany long study hours, homework sessions, and grading ... only helps with school work but also in day-to-day functions on the job and ...
(Date:7/28/2017)... ... ... For over 20 years Sealy Baby has been creating crib mattresses that help ... in using some of nature’s best materials while integrating today’s latest comfort technologies to ... and crib bedding for infants and toddlers. We are thrilled that ...
(Date:7/28/2017)... ... July 28, 2017 , ... ... financial planning assistance to families and business owners in and around the greater ... held in honor of the Make-A-Wish Foundation. , The Make-A-Wish Foundation is an ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:7/28/2017)... 2017 EnvoyHealth, a Diplomat company, has partnered with ... CleverCap LITE, a technology designed to improve patient medication ... health technology solutions and services that help track and ... CleverCap LITE offers medication monitoring and control for ... Records date and time ...
(Date:7/26/2017)... a leading medical aesthetic clinic in Singapore ... conditions from the inside. The natural process of aging ... becomes more transparent due to the thinning of the epidermis. Over the ... sun contributes to aging skin, causing age spots and other types ... ...
(Date:7/25/2017)... Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer (DDF) is excited to host its 3 rd ... & Spa in Weston, Florida beginning at 10:30 a.m.   ... Luncheon Committee Co-chair and DDF ... Co-chair Sabrina Kurzman. ... Aura Morales-Guzman, Angela Perez, DDF Board Member John Nash (of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
Cached News: