When i try to confirm a paypal gift card, it says "Card declined by issuer"?

Please help, i put $200 into a paypal gift card, and entered it into paypal. It says to remove the spending limit, i need to confirm i own the card. It told me to click "Get a Code", and look for a small charge, and enter the charge associated with the charge. The problem is, when i click get a code,

Please help, i put $200 into a paypal gift card, and entered it into paypal. It says to remove the spending limit, i need to confirm i own the card. It told me to click "Get a Code", and look for a small charge, and enter the charge associated with the charge. The problem is, when i click get a code, it says "Card declined by issuer"!!!! Please help, im only 13, so $200 is a lot, and i hope it didnt just go to waste!! Also, i lost the card! I still remember the 3 digit security code though. What do i do!
This problem was happening before I lost the card.

Other answer:

StephenWeinstein:
It went to waste. Once you lose the card, it goes to waste. You cannot use a gift card without the actual card. Having the numbers is not enough.
Flower:
Call or email the Help or Support for Paypal on the website.
Brown:
Am Brown from Ohio USA and i want to say a very big thanks to Helen Kent for helping me get a loan and i will be forever grateful to her and i will like you all who is looking for loan to contact her via email: helenkent71@gmail.com
AlCapone:
Get an adult to help you.