What happens to nicotinic receptors following chronic use of nicotine?
Main Book to Use and quote from:
Prus, A. (2018). Drugs and neuroscience of behavior: An introduction to
psychopharmacology (2nd ed.). Sage Publications. This has to be the book with the most quotes from.
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Discussion board on
Each question worth 4 points.
After reading chapter 7 :
1. Compare the amounts of nicotine that are absorbed into the blood stream across the various tobacco products.
2. What happens to nicotinic receptors following chronic use of nicotine?
After reading chapter 8:
How is alcohol metabolized? How does this process vary because of genetic factors, experience with alcohol, and amount of alcohol in the body?
What adverse health consequences are associated with chronic, heavy alcohol use?
Compare the types of tolerance that develop with alcohol use.