Impact of Menthol on Oral Nicotine Consumption in Female and Male Sprague Dawley Rats

Bagdas D., Cam B., Gul Z., Scott M. M. , Tyndale R. F. , BÜYÜKUYSAL R. L. , ...More

NICOTINE & TOBACCO RESEARCH, vol.22, no.2, pp.196-203, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/ntr/ntz019
  • Title of Journal : NICOTINE & TOBACCO RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.196-203


Introduction: One of the preferable flavors in oral nicotine delivery systems is menthol which masks the harshness of tobacco. However, possible interactions between oral menthol and nicotine on intake and preference remain unclear. Therefore, we aimed to determine the impact of menthol on oral nicotine consumption.