A member of the Duma Committee on health protection, honored doctor of Russia Nikolay Gerasimenko commented on the situation with Smoking in the country.

In an interview with NSN, he recalled that there are no technical regulations for nikotinsoderzhaschie products.

“It has to be prepared in the shortest possible time. Then should adopt standards for levels of nicotine, now it is 20 mg per 1 ml. This is a very important point. It is lower than in Europe. There is 60 mg,” said Gerasimenko.

According to him, any single dose should not exceed the allowable nicotine content.

Informed doctor of medical Sciences, Professor, specialist in epidemiology and medical statistics Igor Gundarov in an interview with site “Moscow 24” has commented on the fact that smokers and people who consume alcohol, are at risk of infection COVID-19 and can is harder to carry the disease.