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    Hi everyone, I'm just wondering if the following sounds like I could already be addicted to smoking, or whether it's just a one-off feeling that's got nothing to do with nicotine:

    I'm a 17 y/o girl, first tried a cigarette when I just turned 16. I'm not a regular smoker at all, and I didn't used to inhale properly, I've only just started having them again in the last couple of weeks (usually 1-2 a week).

    Now for the past week or so I've been having about 1-2 a day, for about three or four days, inhaling very deeply this time. Yesterday I had 2, one straight after the other and became very very dizzy and could barely walk in a straight line, I went to see the college nurse and she told me that I'd experienced a nicotine hit.

    I was completely fine for the rest of the day and this morning, but right now my body is a bit shaky and I'm feeling wobbly - could this be that I'm craving the nicotine in a cigarette?

    Thanks for any responses



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    I definitely think so.
    If you notice weird body patterns like shaking etc and then instantly think of a cigarette, yeah.
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    Hi everyone, I'm just wondering if the following sounds like I could already be addicted to smoking, or whether it's just a one-off feeling that's got nothing to do with nicotine:

    I'm a 17 y/o girl, first tried a cigarette when I just turned 16. I'm not a regular smoker at all, and I didn't used to inhale properly, I've only just started having them again in the last couple of weeks (usually 1-2 a week).

    Now for the past week or so I've been having about 1-2 a day, for about three or four days, inhaling very deeply this time. Yesterday I had 2, one straight after the other and became very very dizzy and could barely walk in a straight line, I went to see the college nurse and she told me that I'd experienced a nicotine hit.

    I was completely fine for the rest of the day and this morning, but right now my body is a bit shaky and I'm feeling wobbly - could this be that I'm craving the nicotine in a cigarette?

    Thanks for any responses



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    try to limit that, and eventually quit before it's going to be too late
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    That's the start of nicotine addiction. Save yourself some future hospital time, and slow down or quit now before it gets any harder.
 
 
 
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