VICKS VapoRub Ointment, 50g
Vaporising ointment providing up to eight hours relief and helps relieve distress of colds.
Vicks VapoRub medicated vapours help to relieve nasal congestion, and eases minor muscular aches and pains and coughs due to colds.
Works in two ways; by inhalation with medicinal vapours helping to relieve nasal congestion and by stimulation. Rub in the product and it acts directly on the skin, warming away muscular aches and pains.
Menthol 2.82% w/w
Camphor 5.26% w/w
Eucalyptus Oil 1.33% w/w
Also contains Turpentine Oil, Cedar Leaf Oil, Nutmeg Oil and Thymol in a petrolatum base.
Rub gently into your chest, then keep clothing loose so the vapours can rise to the nose and mouth.
May be repeated up to four times a day.
- Never expose Vaporub to flame or use in a microwave oven. Such improper use may cause harm/burns.
- For external use only.
- Avoid contact with eyes.
- Do not take by mouth or place in nostrils.
- Do not bandage tightly or use with heating pads.
- Do not use directly on face or on broken or damaged skin.
Medicines have benefits and some have risks. Always read label carefully and use strictly as directed. If symptoms persist or you have side effects, please consult your doctor or healthcare professional
The information provided does not replace the individual advice and consultation of a doctor or pharmacist