Doctor insights on:
Water Vapor Cigarette Health Risk
We don't know: It was not randomized control trail conducted to support safety, benefits and efficacy of e-cigarettes. The jury is out there. ...Read more
What are the health risks of a nicotine vapor pipe? Is it safe? Is it safer than cigarettes ? Is it a safer alternative to cigarettes?
Regardless: All forms of smoking are associated with bad affects from second hand smoke to lightest tar amount. These health hazards are evident regardless of the source of the smoke, pipe, cigarets, vapor pipe or hookah. Regardless, they all contain unhealthy chemicals. Try to quit smoking. Ask your PCP for help and referral to CBT. ...Read more
Presumably...: We presume that vapor cigarettes are safer than regular cigarettes but we technically don't know the safety of the vapor so we can't yet truly be sure. ...Read more
Are e cigarettes and vapor cigarettes just as harmful as real cigarettes? Can they cause cancer as well or are they better for you?
Addiction: If you are trying to stop smoking tobacco, they may help you. If you are thinking of taking up e-cigs as a non-smoker, you are VERY ill-advised. You're asking to become a slave to the most potent of all addictions. The cancer risk is probably real though not really so high. But who wants to a slave to something that's not even really any fun? ...Read more
Nicotine: The e-cigarette still contain nicotine but not the tar. The side effects of nicotine that include vasoconstriction, and high bp, atherosclerotic effect, osteoporotic effect, gastritis and ulcer development, are still going to be there. In short, e-cigarette is used to wean down smoking to zero but not a permanent substitute for smoking, it still will be addicting. ...Read more
What are your opinions & what should I know about nicotine vapor inhalers? Better than cigarettes, i'd think, but i want a professional opinion?
E-cigs: It is definitely better than cigarette as the tar is removed which is the more carcinogenic part. It should be used in decremental manner to get off smoking . It is still addicting as it has the nicotine. It causes vasoconstriction and increase in blood pressure, it causes deposition of cholesterol in blood vessels, and despite not known to be carcinogenic it may trigger cancer cells to multiply. ...Read more
How safe are electronic cigarettes using propylene glycol as the "vapor" for asthmatics? Better than real cigarettes?
Electronic cigarette: Always difficult to tell what will be an irritant to an asthmatics. Probably one if the biggest benefits of an electronic cigarette is that it precludes exposure to some of the carcinogens found in tobacco products. Also reduces negative side effects that nicotine has on the cardiovascular/cns/respiratory/ other organ systems. ...Read more
Will smoking e-vapor cigarettes with proplyene glycol cause a false positive for THC on a drug test?
Urine screen: Not likely.Get a more detailed answer ›
Any idea at all what cardiovascular implications the vapor type electronic cigarettes have are they any better than reg. Cigarettes at all?
Education & support: Nicotine replacement (gum or patch) continues the addiction to nicotine. At some point u will have to go through withdrawal. Smoking cessation programs often offer gum & patch but u can quit w just the support & education. There's also nicotine anonymous, based on the 12 steps of aa. Wellbutrin (bupropion) & Chantix r meds that can help w cravings but neither works 4 everyone. Nic cravings r only 3-5 mins. ...Read more
What is the best way to stop smoking cigarettes? I'm using the vapor inhaler but i still want the cigs... :/ thanks!
BlockingNicotineBest: Since nicotine plays key role in maintaining the addition, blocking it best track record. Varenicline was developed for this; using it + motivation (i.e. Fear of real smoking consequences) along with constant support from others, has best track record; >50% success @ 1 yr. Don't be put off by the fear mongering; recruit friends to help monitor your responses, start very low dose ; slowly increase. ...Read more
Vegan,non-drinker,non-smoker.Is it actually safe 2 smoke vapor cigarettes?Ones w flavors?Is there nicotine in them?Mite enjoy it unless it's unhealthy
Unknown: There is very little known about effects of vapor in the short term or long term. They haven't been around long enough. . There are ones without nicotine or with different amounts of nicotine, but any of them have other chemicals in them if nothing more than the flavoring and as far as I know there is no information about these other chemicals and no quality control ...Read more
Are electronic cigarettes safe for people with emphysema? I have heard that the vapor that is inhaled can cause fungal infections in the lungs.
Not safe: E cigarettes will still act as irritants to your airways. ...Read more
Smartwater is vapor distilled. Is this brand of bottled water bad for you, and how is this different from distilled/deionized water?
Myths: Have you really bought into the myth that bottled waters are different than tap water? Water is water. ...Read more
Yes: Inhaling substances into the airways acts as a respiratory irritant. ...Read more
No: They are regulated at least in California like cigarettes. ...Read more
It is rar: But I think every thing is possible ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor online
- Water vapor cigarette no nicotine
- Electronic cigarette health risk
- Health risks for clove cigarettes
- Electronic cigarette health risks
- The health risks of smoking cigarettes
- Blu cigarette health risks
- Electronic cigarette health risks 2012
- Health risks of carbonated water
- E cigarette health risks