Title : Neuroregulators and the reinforcement of smoking: towards a biobehavioral explanation.

Pub. Date : 1984 Winter

PMID : 6151160

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1 Because nicotine alters the bioavailability of several behaviorally active neuroregulators, including acetylcholine, norepinephrine, dopamine, beta-endorphin, and vasopressin, we propose that nicotine is "used" by smokers to produce temporary improvements in performance or affect. Nicotine proopiomelanocortin Homo sapiens