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Important information about IQOS

 

  • IQOS is for men and women who would otherwise continue to use tobacco or nicotine products.
     
  • IQOS is not for people who have never smoked or who have quit tobacco and nicotine use.
     
  • IQOS is not an alternative to quitting tobacco and nicotine use.
     
  • To experience the benefit of IQOS, adult smokers should switch to IQOS completely and abandon cigarettes permanently. 

 

Tobacco and health effects
 

  • IQOS is not risk-free.
     
  • HEETS tobacco sticks contain nicotine, which is addictive.
     
  • The best way to reduce tobacco related health risks is to quit tobacco and nicotine use altogether.

 

Nicotine
 

  • Nicotine is naturally present in the tobacco used in HEETS sticks.
     
  • Nicotine is addictive and may cause side-effects similar to those associated with other nicotine-containing products, like headache, nausea, or throat irritation.  If you experience these symptoms stop using HEETS and consult a health care professional.
     
  • IQOS is not for people who have heart problems or are diabetic.
     
  • IQOS should not be used during pregnancy or while breast-feeding.
     
  • If you are pregnant, breast-feeding or think you may be pregnant, you should quit tobacco and nicotine use altogether and consult a health care professional.

 

Children and adolescents
 

  • IQOS is intended for adult use only.
     
  • Children and adolescents should not use IQOS under any circumstances.