Vicks Vaporub Cold Vaporizing Ointment 10g (0653)


Vicks VapoRub 12g has been trusted for years to provide relief from a blocked nose, coughing and sore throat associated with colds and flu. Its menthol, camphor and eucalyptus formulation is safe for the whole family to use and goes to work fast to help soothe symptoms for a good night's sleep.

Dosage and directions for use:

Rub on method: For head colds and nasal congestion. Apply only to the chest, throat and back and massage for 3-5 minutes. Clothing should be loose to allow vapours to be inhaled easily. Adults and children older than 12 years: 10-15 ml applied 2-4 times daily. Children 6-12 years: 5-10 ml applied 2-4 times daily. Children 2.5 years: 2.5-5 ml applied 2-3 times daily. Dissolve 5-10 ml into 500 ml hot (not boiling) water. Inhale the aromatic vapours for 10-15 minutes.

Composition: Each gram contains: Menthol 28.2 mg, camphor 52.6 mg, eucalyptus oil 13.3 mg.