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Delayed Chemical reaction

  1. Nov 12, 2004 #1
    Hi,

    Is it possible for a substance found in tobacco to cause a delayed chemical reaction that would trigger a feeling of fear and anxiety or alternativly trigger the flight or fight response ?

    Thanks
    Ian
     
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  3. Nov 12, 2004 #2

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    Yes, alkaloids are responsible for these kind of "extreme dissociative personality disorders". I don't insist on using these term as I made it up; so any expert on this area will be of much more help.
     
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