AAP Brings Attention to E-Cigarette Packages that Look Like Kids’ Products

Is that a juice box or e-cigarette liquid? 

The following was originally published by the American Academy of Pediatrics:

JuiceIs that a juice box or e-cigarette liquid? E-cigarette juice that looks like juice boxes, candy, cookies or whipped cream is being sold in stores and online. The Food and Drug Administration is warning people that the packages are misleading.

The liquid inside also smells like the flavor of the food or drink that it imitates. Children might think it is safe to eat or drink. If young children eat the nicotine, it can cause seizures, coma or death.

Find more about e-cigarettes and vaping at http://www.aappublications.org/news/2018/01/30/PPVaping020118.

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