I think that Everyone who is addicted of smoking often reads the warning sign on the cigarette packet and does not pay attention to it but soon realizes that this disgusting addiction is clinical. You can read reasons to quit smoking here. You maybe do not believe but it is true, cigarettes contain these chemicals.

Cigarettes smoke contains more than four thousand different poisonous chemicals including chemicals used in toilet cleaners and rat poison. Approximate fifty of them cause cancer. This fact makes them the only legal product which can harm or even kill you.

  • List shows the most dangerous chemicals contained in cigarettes:

Nicotine: Very addictive deadly poison. Nicotine has very powerful effects on arteries throughout the body. Nicotine is a stimulant, speeding up the heart  with every cigarette; it raises Blood Pressure, and is a vasoconstrictor, making it harder for the heart to pump through the constricted arteries. It causes the body to release its stores of fat and cholesterol into the blood.

Benzene: Used as a solvent in fuel and in chemical manufacture (plastic, synthetic rubber, dyes). It is a known carcinogen and is associated with leukemia.

Formaldehyde: Chemical formula H2CO. A colorless liquid, highly poisonous, used to preserve dead bodies.

Ammonia: Found in dry cleaning fluids, bleach (toilet cleaner).

Acetone: Used as Nail polish remover and Paint thinner.

Arsenic: Arsenic and many of its compounds are especially potent poisons. Used as Rat poison.

Hydrogen Cyanide: Chemical formula of Hydrogen Cyanide is HCN. Gas chamber poison.

Cadmium: Cadmium is known to cause Cancer and occurs with Zinc ores. Cadmium is used largely in batteries and pigments. Example in plastic products.

Methane: A component of rocket fuel. Methane is a powerful Greenhouse gas produced both naturally and through human activities.

Carbon Monoxide: Same chemical that comes out of buses,cars, truks exhaust.

Is it the enough reasons to quit smoking today?

You should ask yourself this question: Why people smoke when they know how dangerous is it?

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