If the child swallowed more than one mouthful, is having symptoms, or if you are not positive of the exact substance or amount swallowed, call the Poison Center Hotline immediately at 800-222-1222. The call is free and confidential.
Nicotine, vape, electronic cigarette, e-cigarette, vape pen
Vape pens and vaping products are toxic. If you suspect your child has swallowed, sucked on or had contact with any amount of vape liquid, call IPC now.1-800-222-1222This call is free and confidential.
Ingesting chewing tobacco can cause vomiting, sweating, drowsiness / tiredness, shaking, confusion, seizures, and even death.
If your child has swallowed, sucked on, or had contact with a vape pen, cartridge or vaping product, call IPC at 1-800-222-1222 immediately for advice specific to your situation. This call is free and confidential.
Vaping products are used for their nicotine component. These products are not meant to be swallowed and not meant for children to use.
Nicotine is toxic. Ingestion of very small amounts can be managed at home with IPC’s help. However, large amounts can be life-threatening.
If your child has gotten this substance in his or her eyes, please view our eye exposure information.
Don't hesitate to call the Poison Helpline.