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Date created: Wed, Nov 17, 2021 8:20 PM
Date updated: Thu, Sep 29, 2022 5:45 AM
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How many children are ingested by tobacco products containing nicotine?
- Of the 146 reports of children who ingested products containing nicotine, follow-up information was available for 90 (62%) and involved the ingestion of cigarettes or cigarette butts (an additional report with follow-up information involved the ingestion of pipe tobacco).
- When children swallow cigarettes or other types of tobacco products, their symptoms will be directly related to the dose of nicotine they received. Nicotine acts in the brain. Mild nicotine poisoning causes nausea, vomiting, dizziness, tremors, sweating and high blood pressure.