U.S. FDA authorizes new e-cigarette products from BAT unit The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday authorized the marketing of some new e-cigarette products by R.J. Reynolds Vapor Co, a unit of British American Tobacco Plc , allowing the products to be legally sold in the United States. Vaping: FDA approves e-cigarette in US for first timeThe drug regulator says the benefits of adult smokers switching to the product outweigh the risks. FDA authorizes an e-cigarette for first time, citing benefit for smokersFederal health regulators Tuesday for the first time authorized the legal marketing of an electronic cigarette saying the product from RJ Reynolds could help addicted adult smokers. F.D.A. Authorizes E-Cigarettes to Stay on U.S. Market for the First TimeThe agency approved three Vuse vaping products and said their benefits in helping smokers quit outweighed the risks of hooking youths. Lee Johnson: Snus use like ‘smoking three or four cigarettes at one time’The Sunderland head coach is concerned about the widespread use by footballers of snus – which is a smokeless oral tobacco product. FDA authorizes e-cigarette products in the US for the first timeFood and Drug Administration clears sale of Vuse Solo e-cigarette saying benefit to adults trying to quit smoking outweighs risk to young people FDA authorizes first e-cigarette but only allows tobacco flavorsIt says the benefits to adults outweigh risks to kids.