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First and foremost, you should move out immediately for your own safety.
Then send a written notice of termination of the lease and return of any deposit that you paid because of the stench of nicotine and the adverse effects on your fragile health. You can also include the non-working AC. However, the nicotine issue is a deal breaker because it cannot be fixed. The smell would be there and it is quite hazardous for anyone especially for someone with heart and respiratory problems.
The lease was breached first by the Landlord not making sure that the Unit is not contaminated, and due to the non-working AC. So, the first breach by the Landlord releases you from further obligation under the lease. However, if the Landlord sues you for the alleged termination of the lease, you can respond to the suit by showing that the Unit was contaminated and the nonworking AC--that the Unit was not in move-in condition when you arrived. The most important thing is that it would be prudent for you to vacate the premises immediately.