Last updated: September 27, 2021

Warnings/Messages Content

Does the content of the warnings/messages address:
Health impacts
Advice on cessation (e.g., the benefits of cessation or steps to take to stop smoking)
Addictive nature of tobacco
Adverse economic and social outcomes
Impact of tobacco use on friends and family
Quitline phone number and/or website
Description of current required warnings/messages:

Tobacco products must carry the following text health warnings with accompanying graphic image:

a. Smoking causes gangrene.

b. Smoking causes breast cancer.

c. Smoking causes impotence.

d. Smoking causes Abortion.

e. Smoking causes lung cancer.

f. Snuff smoke causes asthma in children.

g. Snuff smoke harms your baby.

h. Nicotine is as addictive as heroin.

i. Smoking causes heart attack.

j. Smoking causes cancer of the larynx.

k. Smoking causes stroke.

l. Smoking causes blindness.