Vicks VapoRub Vaporizing Ointment Chest Rub is a powerful and effective chest rub that helps to relieve congestion and cold symptoms. It can also be used to relieve minor aches and pains of muscles and joints. The active ingredients in Vicks VapoRub are camphor (a cough suppressant and topical analgesic), eucalyptus oil (a cough suppressant) and menthol (a cough suppressant and topical analgesic), these work together to provide relief from chest congestion, coughs, and muscle aches.
1. Relieves: cough, nasal congestion, body ache, headache and muscle stiffness.
2. Provides up to 8 hours of relief from cough and cold symptoms.
The ointment is easy to apply and can be used up to three times a day. It can be used as a rub on or use in steam as an inhalation. As a rub on massage for temporary relief from dry coughs and muscular aches due to colds. As a medicated vapour to relieve nasal congestion. (For 6 years and above). Add 2 teaspoonfuls of Vicks VapoRub in a bowl of hot (not boiling) water and inhale the vapours to clear blocked nose and ease breathing difficulties.
Vicks VapoRub Vaporizing Ointment Chest Rub is suitable for adults and children over two years of age. It is important to read the instructions carefully before use and to follow the dosage instructions. The ointment should not be used on broken skin or on the face. It is also important to keep the ointment away from the eyes and mouth.
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