- a not causing or characterized by addiction
for years tobacco companies have contended that tobacco is nonaddictive
- They were initially seen as an improvement over the old "speed"-based pills because they were nonaddictive and worked more subtly, stimulating production of the brain chemical .
- A scientist says society should provide safe, nonaddictive drugs.
- Unlike methadone, buprenorphine is relatively nonaddictive and carries almost no risk of overdose.