E-cigarettes

Public Health England state the following on e-cigarettes and refills also know as vaping and refills containers - e liquids (2020)

  • vaping regulated nicotine products has a small fraction of the risks of smoking, but this does not mean it is safe
  • smokers should be encouraged to try regulated nicotine vaping products along with smoking cessation medications and behavioural support. This will greatly increase their chances of successfully stopping smoking
  • people who have never smoked should be encouraged not to smoke and not to vape
  • vapers should be encouraged to use regulated nicotine products only and stop smoking completely

Page Reviewed: September 2020. Next Review: February 2021