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& Johnson, C, 2000, p.2). The DSM-III (1987) has also recognized the dependence on tobacco as a substance use disorder (Johnson, D. & Johnson, C, 2000, p.2), as tobacco addiction causes similar consequences as the addiction to any other substances cause. According to the DSM-IV, when a person suffers from three or more substance use related symptoms like tolerance, withdrawal, compulsive use of substance etc., then he can be declared as suffering from substance dependence (Johnson, D.