- The active ingredients in Vicks VapoRub work naturally through the inhalation of medicated Vicks vapors to relieve coughing due to common cold
- Vicks VapoRub also relieves minor muscle aches and pains
- VapoRub is applied externally, so it doesn't interact with other medications the way pills can
P & G
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Adults and Children 2 Years and Over: , Rub a thick layer on chest & throat or rub on sore aching muscles. Cover with a warm, dry cloth if desired. Keep clothing loose about throat/chest to help vapors reach the nose/mouth. Repeat up to three times per 24 hours or as directed by doctor. . Children Under 2 Years:, do not use.
Active ingredients: Camphor (4.8%). Eucalyptus Oil (1.2%). Menthol (2.6%). Inactive Ingredients: Cedarleaf Oil, Nutmeg Oil, Special Petrolatum, Thymol, Turpentine Oil.
Warnings: For external use only, Other warnings: avoid contact with eyes. Do not use: by mouth; with tight bandages; in nostrils; on wounds or damaged skin. Ask a doctor before use if: you have: cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus); persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma or emphysema. . When using this product: do not: heat; microwave; add to hot water or any container where heating water (May cause splattering and result in burns). Stop use and ask a doctor if: muscle aches and pains persist more than 7 days or come back; cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or occurs with fever, rash, or persistent headache (These could be signs of a serious condition). Any required warnings: Failure to follow these warnings could result in serious consequences. Pregnancy/breast-feeding warning: If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children: If swallowed, get medical help or contact Poison Control Center right away.