Symptoms of Vaping Related Illness

November 7, 2019 4:56 pm Published by

There have been eight deaths reported nationally as part of the ever increasing problem with vaping. Vaping related illnesses are plaguing hospitals and urgent care facilities throughout the country, including here in Connecticut. Knowing what symptoms to watch for when you suspect a loved one may be vaping can help you save him/her from the dramatic effects of this illness which can result in death.

Symptoms of vaping related illness’ are:

  • coughing
  • shortness of breath
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • chest pain
  • fatigue
  • fever
  • abdominal pain

Symptoms do not always appear immediately, in fact in some cases symptoms took weeks after the vaping had occur to show itself. In other cases, symptoms were clear within days.

As in most cases you should not self diagnose or diagnose a friend/relative, you should seek medical attention if you suspect you may be experiencing the above symptoms related to vaping. If you are vaping, you should immediately stop.