FDA investigating link of seizures to vaping

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The Food and Drug Administration says it’s investigating reports of people suffering seizures after using E-cigarettes.

The FDA issued a public notice Wednesday, saying it’s identified 35 such cases of seizures after vaping between 2010 and early this year.

The FDA says seizures are a known possible side effect of nicotine poisoning but emphasized that it has not determined a definitive leak between seizures and vaping. The agency notes there is no clear pattern to the seizures.

The FDA did urge anyone who had a seizure after vaping to report any issues through its safety reporting portal.

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