Even though vaping is considered as less harmful to the health it contains some side effects. Common side effects associated with vaping include; asthma, vaper’s tongue, dizziness, nausea, headache, dehydration and coughing. By using electronic cigars then its defined as vaping. The smoking feeling is stimulated by the use of electronic cigars which is a handheld device that’s electronically driven. The mode of working of the electronic cigarette works by heating a liquid to generate an aerosol known as vapor that is then used by the user to inhale. The liquid that is heated from the electronic cigar is called the e-liquid or e-juice. The contents of the e-liquid include; flavorings, glycerine, nicotine and propylene glycol.
The presence of nicotine is in the night shade family which is both a stimulant and an alkaloid. Another function of nicotine apart from acting as a stimulant its an anti-herbivore chemical. Drug tolerance, physical dependence, relapse after abstinence, compulsive use and psychological dependence are the types of dependence that is resulted from high addiction levels of nicotine. The uses of nicotine applies in the medical field, recreational sector and generally enhancing performance. In terms of enhancing performance its is used to enhance effects based on cognition, focus and alertness. Pipe tobacco, snuff, e-cigarettes and tobacco chewing are some of the products in which nicotine is consumed from for recreation for its stimulant effect.
Nicotine in the medical field is used in treating nicotine dependence so as to eliminate smoking. As ways to administer nicotine, patients are given through dermal patches, gums, lozenges, nasal sprays among others. However there are adverse effects relating to nicotine which include; cancer, retardation in fetal growth, reinforcement disorders, risk of using other drugs, cardiovascular system failure, reduced metabolism and body weight.
Several reasons accompany as to why e-cigarettes are used by most people. The use of e-cigarettes is due to reasons such as; odor free, cheap, in order to quit smoking, recreational purposes among others. Cannabis smokers have been given a new method of inhaling cannabinoids by using e-cigarettes.
When cannabinoids are smoked using this equipment under low temperatures while at the same time vaporizing cannabinoids its considered safer as it produces smaller amounts of toxic substances. An e-cigarette contains items such as catridge, mouthpiece, microprocessor, battery and heating atomizer as its main elements. The liquid is vaporized by the atomizer and the catridge is the tank to which carries the substance. The atomizer also contains the wicking material which draws out liquid into the coil to be heated. Electronic cigarettes are of different types and they include; mods, eGos and bigger than cigalikes with refillable liquid tanks. Electronic cigarette types are mainly modifications of the many cigar varieties present in the market.