Association between obesity and co-occurring heroin- and nicotine-dependence

Publication Type
Conference Paper
Year of Publication
2018
Authors
Hu, Lian; Van Veldhuisen, Paul
Secondary
College on Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD)
Date Published
06/2018
Location
Portland, OR
Publisher
College on Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD)
Abstract
Heroin dependence, marijuana dependence and nicotine dependence were associated with lower odds of obesity compared to their respective non-dependence. Co-occurring nicotine dependence synergistically modified the obesity odds among heroin-dependent individuals.