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Poison Center Helpline 1-800-222-1222

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.

Vaping Products

Also Known As:

Nicotine, vape, electronic cigarette, e-cigarette, vape pen

e-cigarette

Toxicity Level

Toxic

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.

1-800-222-1222


This call is free and confidential.

Possible Symptoms

Ingesting chewing tobacco can cause vomiting, sweating, drowsiness / tiredness, shaking, confusion, seizures, and even death.

What To Do

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.

Poison Information

Toxicity Level

Toxic

Also Known As

Nicotine, vape, electronic cigarette, e-cigarette, vape pen

What It Is

Vaping products are used for their nicotine component. These products are not meant to be swallowed and not meant for children to use.

Possible Symptoms of Overdose/Poisoning

Ingesting chewing tobacco can cause vomiting, sweating, drowsiness / tiredness, shaking, confusion, seizures, and even death.

What To Do

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.

Toxicity

Nicotine is toxic. Ingestion of very small amounts can be managed at home with IPC’s help. However, large amounts can be life-threatening.

Eye Exposure

If your child has gotten this substance in his or her eyes, please view our eye exposure information.

 

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