Vicks Vaporub with menthol vapors work quickly to help relieve discomfort from a cough and the minor aches and pains resulting from the common cold. Massage gently into the chest area and let the menthol vapors soothe and relieve.
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
Manufacturer P & G Cincinnati, OH 45202 800-3M-HELPS
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.