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Food and Drug Administration

FDA considering warning labels for liquid nicotine

FDA considering warning labels for liquid nicotine

The Food and Drug Administration is calling for public input on warning labels and child-resistant packaging for liquid nicotine packs used in electronic cigarettes and other non-traditional tobacco products. The agency is to trying to determine whether labeling similar to that used on cigarette packs should be required for non-tobacco products containing nicotine. The agency is also considering child-resistant packaging for products using nicotine liquid. The FDA said a hike in nicotine poisonings reported by poison control centers and emergency rooms shows rules are needed. A study released earlier this year, based on data from the National Youth Tobacco Survey and the Centers...