Vicks VapoRub

Vicks VapoRub offers symptomatic relief for various cold-related ailments, including nasal catarrh, sore throat, congestion, and coughs resulting from colds. This medicinal ointment is suitable for both adults and children aged two and above. Its active ingredients, such as menthol and eucalyptus oil, work together to alleviate nasal catarrh, nasal congestion, sore throat, and cold-related coughs.

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VICKS VapoRub provides relief from cold symptoms that may disrupt sleep, as it releases vapours continuously for up to 8 hours. Its fast-acting formula targets common cold symptoms, ensuring a restful night’s sleep by providing sustained relief throughout the night. Experiencing discomfort like nasal congestion and coughing can disrupt your sleep quality. VICKS VapoRub offers relief by releasing its therapeutic vapours continuously for up to 8 hours, ensuring a more restful night. Simply apply VICKS VapoRub to the chest and back for adults and children over 2 years old before bedtime, gently massaging it in. Adults can also apply it to the throat area for additional relief.

How to use Vicks menthol rub

For the rub-on method, adults are advised to apply VapoRub generously on the chest, throat, and back, ensuring thorough rubbing over the entire area. Nightclothes should be left loose to facilitate easy inhalation. For children over 2 years old, a lighter application on the chest and back is recommended, rubbing gently and leaving clothes loose for easier inhalation. As for the inhalation method, adults and children over 12 years old can melt two teaspoons of VapoRub in very hot water and inhale the vapours. However, this method is not recommended for children under 2 years of age. It’s important to carefully read the package leaflet before using the product.

Vicks chest rub for babies and children

Vicks VapoRub is suitable for children aged 2 years and older. Before bedtime, gently massage the product onto their chest and back to alleviate cold symptoms. VICKS menthol rub is not suitable for new-borns.

Warnings and side effects of Vicks Rub Menthol

Ensure that all medications are stored safely away from children. These medications are intended for external use only. Avoid contact with the eyes and refrain from swallowing or placing them in the nostrils. If symptoms persist or if a fever develops, consult your doctor or pharmacist. As with any medication, keep them out of reach and sight of children. It’s not suitable for use on children under 2 years of age, refer to the PIL for further information on Vicks Chest rub. CAUTION: Do not heat in the microwave and never reheat the mixture. Precautions: This is a medication; consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking other medications or complementary therapies, or if symptoms persist. Seek advice before use if you are breastfeeding, pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or have allergies. Keep all medications out of the reach of children.

Other Cold and Flu alternatives

For an exhaustive exploration of cold and flu remedies tailored to your specific needs, we encourage you to peruse our specialized Meds for less Coughs, Colds and Flu’s homepage. Within this meticulously curated selection, you’ll encounter a vast array of treatments meticulously formulated to target and alleviate the myriad symptoms commonly associated with these seasonal afflictions. Whether your focus is on soothing persistent coughs, clearing stubborn nasal congestion, or alleviating discomfort, our comprehensive range of solutions is designed to cater to every aspect of your wellness journey. From potent cough suppressants to gentle decongestants and reliable pain relievers, our extensive lineup ensures that you’ll find the perfect remedy to address your unique symptoms. Moreover, as you explore alternative options for Coughs, Colds and Flu’s we invite you to consider the trusted efficacy of Strepsils Honey And Lemon – Meds For Less Renowned for their soothing properties and effectiveness in providing relief from sore throats, Strepsils offer a comforting solution for those battling cold and flu symptoms. With our unwavering commitment to convenience, Strepsils are readily available for prompt delivery right to your doorstep, ensuring expedited access to the relief you seek. Embrace the assurance of next-day delivery and experience the soothing comfort of Strepsils as you navigate through the challenges of cold and flu season with ease and confidence. PIL- 401976811r2.pdf (boots.com)

For the rub-on method, adults are advised to apply VapoRub generously on the chest, throat, and back, ensuring thorough rubbing over the entire area. Nightclothes should be left loose to facilitate easy inhalation. For children over 2 years old, a lighter application on the chest and back is recommended, rubbing gently and leaving clothes loose for easier inhalation. As for the inhalation method, adults and children over 12 years old can melt two teaspoons of VapoRub in very hot water and inhale the vapours. However, this method is not recommended for children under 2 years of age. It’s important to carefully read the package leaflet before using the product.

Vicks VapoRub is suitable for children aged 2 years and older. Before bedtime, gently massage the product onto their chest and back to alleviate cold symptoms. VICKS menthol rub is not suitable for new-borns.

Warnings and side effects of Vicks Rub Menthol

Ensure that all medications are stored safely away from children. These medications are intended for external use only. Avoid contact with the eyes and refrain from swallowing or placing them in the nostrils. If symptoms persist or if a fever develops, consult your doctor or pharmacist. As with any medication, keep them out of reach and sight of children. It’s not suitable for use on children under 2 years of age, refer to the PIL for further information on Vicks Chest rub.

CAUTION: Do not heat in the microwave and never reheat the mixture.

Precautions: This is a medication; consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking other medications or complementary therapies, or if symptoms persist. Seek advice before use if you are breastfeeding, pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or have allergies. Keep all medications out of the reach of children.

For an exhaustive exploration of cold and flu remedies tailored to your specific needs, we encourage you to peruse our specialized Meds for less Coughs, Colds and Flu’s homepage. Within this meticulously curated selection, you’ll encounter a vast array of treatments meticulously formulated to target and alleviate the myriad symptoms commonly associated with these seasonal afflictions. Whether your focus is on soothing persistent coughs, clearing stubborn nasal congestion, or alleviating discomfort, our comprehensive range of solutions is designed to cater to every aspect of your wellness journey. From potent cough suppressants to gentle decongestants and reliable pain relievers, our extensive lineup ensures that you’ll find the perfect remedy to address your unique symptoms.

Moreover, as you explore alternative options for Coughs, Colds and Flu’s we invite you to consider the trusted efficacy of Strepsils Honey And Lemon – Meds For Less Renowned for their soothing properties and effectiveness in providing relief from sore throats, Strepsils offer a comforting solution for those battling cold and flu symptoms. With our unwavering commitment to convenience, Strepsils are readily available for prompt delivery right to your doorstep, ensuring expedited access to the relief you seek. Embrace the assurance of next-day delivery and experience the soothing comfort of Strepsils as you navigate through the challenges of cold and flu season with ease and confidence.

PIL- 401976811r2.pdf (boots.com)

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