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Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Smoking and Tobacco
What is nornicotine?
I read that American researchers have discovered a new chemical contained in tobacco called nornicotine. What is nornicotine and where can I find more info about it?
Nornicotine is a component of tobacco smoke, commonly used as an herbicide.
Jerry Friemoth, MD
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati