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Vicks VapoRub 50g

Product code: 0284497
  • General Sales List Medicine
£3.30
(incl VAT)

Vicks VapoRub has been trusted by generations of parents to help relieve colds and congestion.


Vicks VapoRub
is used to relieve nasal catarrh and congestion, sore throats and coughs due to colds. It contains aromatic ingredients such as Menthol and Camphor to calm a cough, Eucalyptus to relieve catarrh and Eucalyptus and Menthol to relieve nose congestion.
  • 50g tub.
  • Vicks Vapour Rub.
  • Contains Turpentine oil, Camphor, Eucalyptus oil and Menthol.
  • Provides symptomatic relief of sore throats and coughs.
  • Relieves nasal catarrh and congestion.
  • Can be melted into hot water and inhaled.
Vicks VapoRub is an ointment containing several essential oils: Turpentine oil 5% w/w, Camphor 5% w/w, Eucalyptus oil 1.5% w/w, Menthol 2.75% w/w.

When the essential oils are released, they will help to clear the passages, promote easy breathing and relieve sore throats and coughs due to colds. VapoRub can also be melted into hot water and inhaled as a steam, soothing and clearing the passages.

AgeVicks VapoRub Directions Of Use:
Adults:Rub on chest, throat and back, leave night clothes loose or melt 2 teaspoonfuls in hot water and inhale vapours.
Children over 2 years:apply lightly to chest and back. Leave clothes loose for easy inhalation.


Vicks VapoRub Warnings and Cautions:
  • Always read the leaflet and label.
  • Not to be used on children under 6 months of age.
  • Do not use on broken skin.
  • Avoid contact with eyes and mouth.