Last updated: August 1, 2022

Warnings/Messages Content

Does the content of the warnings/messages address:
Health impacts
Yes
Advice on cessation (e.g., the benefits of cessation or steps to take to stop smoking)
No
Addictive nature of tobacco
Yes
Adverse economic and social outcomes
No
Impact of tobacco use on friends and family
Yes
Quitline phone number and/or website
Yes
Description of current required warnings/messages:

Smoked Tobacco Products - sample text from one of the current warnings is provided in Spanish below. An English translation is not available at this time.

Front: FUMAR DETENDRÁ TU CORAZÓN

Back: ¡ADVERTENCIA!
Secrearia de Salud informa:
El humo del tabaco daña los vasos sanguíneos produciendo coágulos, que derivan en ataques cardiacos y accidentes cerebrovasculares repentinos.

CONTIENE CROMO
Metal tóxico que daña las arterias del sistema circulatorio.

Si quieres dejar de fumar
Llama al 800 911 2000

Side: FUMAR PUEDE AGRAVAR EL DAÑO POR COVID-19

Smokeless Tobacco Products - three messages
1. This product contains NICOTINE, a highly addictive chemical and the main reason why it is so difficult to quit smoking.
2. This product contains BENZOPYRENE, a powerful carcinogen, responsible for causing cancer in humans.
3. This product is deadly and contains CADMIUM, a toxic metal that inflames and damages lung tissue.