Constituents of "teabacco": A forensic analysis of cigarettes made from diverted nicotine replacement therapy lozenges in smoke-free prisons.

@article{Mitchell2019ConstituentsO,
  title={Constituents of "teabacco": A forensic analysis of cigarettes made from diverted nicotine replacement therapy lozenges in smoke-free prisons.},
  author={Courtney Mitchell and Cheneal Puljevi{\'c} and Ross Coomber and Alan R. White and Sarah L. Cresswell and Jasper Bowman and Stuart A. Kinner},
  journal={Drug testing and analysis},
  year={2019},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={
          140-156
        }
}
Following the implementation of prison smoke-free policies, there have been reports of prisoners creating substitute cigarettes made from nicotine replacement therapy patches or lozenges infused with tea leaves ("teabacco"). No studies have analyzed the chemical constituents of teabacco made from nicotine lozenges, so as to document any potential related health hazards. Teabacco samples were made by a participant who reported creating teabacco while incarcerated in a smoke-free prison in… 

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