Vicks VapoRub Ointment

1.76 OZ BOX



See important warnings under "when using this product" Adults and children 2 years and over: For cough suppression. Rub a thick layer on throat & chest. Cover with a warm, dry cloth if desired. Keep clothing loose about throat and chest to help vapors reach the nose and mouth. Use up to three times daily or as directed by doctor. For muscle / joint minor aches and pains apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily. Children under 2 years: Do not use. Other information: store at room temperature.


Marketing Description

Vicks® VapoRub® Ointment.
Cough suppressant topical analgesic.

Other Description

Uses: When applied to chest and throat, temporarily relieves cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation associated with the common cold.
When applied to muscles and joints, temporarily relieves minor aches and pains of muscles and joints.
Only selected information is listed on the jar label.
Keep carton for future reference.
Limited warranty to consumers.
Good Housekeeping Since 1909.
Replacement or refund if defective.
Questions? 1-800-873-8276.
©2012 P&G.


Active ingredients - purpose: Camphor (Synthetic) 4.8% - Cough Suppressant & Topical Analgesic. Eucalyptus Oil 1.2% - Cough Suppressant. Menthol 2.6% - Cough Suppressant & Topical Analgesic. Inactive ingredients: Cedarleaf Oil, Nutmeg Oil, Petrolatum, Thymol, Turpentine Oil.


Tamper evident: carton sealed for your protection. Failure to follow these warnings could result in serious consequences. For external use only; avoid contact with eyes. Do not use: By mouth. In nostrils. On wounds or damaged skin. With tight bandages. Ask a doctor before use if you have: Cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus). Persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma or emphysema. When using this product, do not: Heat. Microwave. Add to hot water or any container where heating water. May cause splattering and result in burns. Stop use and ask a doctor if: Muscle aches and pains worsen or persist for more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days. Cough persists for more than 1 week, tends to recur, or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache. A persistent cough may be a sign of a serious condition. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


Procter & Gamble
Cincinnati OH 45202



Package Data

Length: 2.218 IN
Height: 2.292 IN
Width: 2.245 IN
Units In Package: 1
Package Type: BOX
Package Size: 1.76 OZ
Net Weight: 1.76 OZ