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Vicks Vapo Rub (100g)
Vicks Vapo Rub (100g)
Vicks Vapo Rub (100g)
Vicks Vapo Rub (100g)
Vicks Vapo Rub (100g)
Vicks Vapo Rub (100g)

Vicks Vapo Rub (100g)

Total: £3.49

Product Summary

Vicks VapoRub contains:

  • Menthol and camphor to calm a cough
  • Eucalyptus and menthol to relieve nose congestion
  • Eucalyptus to relieve catarrh

Suitable for Adults and children over 2 years.


Please read the enclosed leaflet before use

Rub on method

Always use at the first sign of a cold to get maximum benefit.

  • Adults: Rub liberally onto the chest, throat and back, Cover the whole area for maximum effect.
  • Leave night clothes loose to allow vapours to be inhaled easily.
  • Children over 2 years: Gently help to rub away the symptoms of your child's cold with your tender touch. Apply lightly to the chest and back. Leave clothes loose for easy inhalation.
  • This product can be used with other medicines.

Inhalation method

  • For use (adults): If head cold or nasal catarrh persists, for deep action relief melt two teaspoons of Vicks VapoRub in a bowl of very hot (not boiling) water.
  • Inhale the soothing medicated vapours for 10 - 15 minutes.
  • This product can be used with other medicines.


  • Active Ingredients: Levomenthol 2.75% w/v, camphor 5.00 w/v, eucalyptus oil 1.50% w/v, turpentine oil 5.00% w/w.
  • Also contains Thymol, cedarwood oil and white soft paraffin.

Warnings and Restrictions

  • Do not use on children under 2 years of age.
  • Avoid contact with eyes.
  • Do not swallow or place in nostrils.
  • Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.
  • For external use only.
  • If symptoms persist, or in case of fever, consult your doctor or pharmacist.


  • Do not heat in the microwave.
  • Never reheat the mixture.

Other precautions:

  • This is a medicine; Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medication or complementary therapy, or if symptoms persist.
  • Seek advice before using if you are breastfeeding, pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or suffer from allergies.


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