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Smoking and Tobacco

Nicotine levels

05/14/2002

Question:

I have just started using the Nicotrol inhaler, which delivers 4mg of nicotine. My doctor didn`t know & I can`t find the answer -- how much nicotine is in one cigarette (in my case, I`ve just stopped smoking Marlboro Red). I find it very encouraging when I can reckon how much less I`m taking in than I was before. Can you tell me?

Answer:

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Sample of industry document measured free?base nicotine values (%) for selected brands, 1968 to 1992

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Response by:

Jerry   Friemoth, MD Jerry Friemoth, MD
Associate Professor
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati