For temporary relief of nasal congestion and coughs associated with colds. Use on chest and throat.
Rub on thick layer at night and/or morning.
Keep clothing loose to let the vapours rise to the nose and mouth.
May be covered with a dry, soft cloth if desired.
Steaming Application Method
Part fill a bowl with steaming water (not boiling) and add 2 teaspoonfuls of VapoRub.
Then gently inhale the steaming vapours with a towel over your head and bowl. Children should be closely supervised to avoid scalding.
May be repeated up to four times a day.
Discard bowl contents after use
For temporary relief of minor muscular aches and pains.
Use on sore muscles. Rub into skin up to four times a day or as directed by a doctor.
Menthol 2.82% w/w
Camphor 5.26% w/w
Eucalyptus Oil 1.33% w/w
Contains Turpentine Oil, Cedar Leaf Oil, Nutmeg Oil and Thymol in a petrolatum base
Do not heat directly or place in any container in which you are heating water.
Never expose VapoRub to flame or use in a microwave oven.
Such improper use may cause harm/burns.
In case of accidental ingestion, seek medical assistance or contact a poison information centre immediately.
Use care when using with hot/steaming water (not boiling) to avoid scalding.
Keep out of reach of children.
For external use only.
Use only as directed.
If fever is present or symptoms persist, consult a physician.
Avoid contact with eyes.
Do not take by mouth or place in nostrils.
Not to be used on children under 2 years of age unless directed by a physician.
Discontinue use if irritation develops.
Do not apply to wounds or damaged skin. Do not bandage tightly or use with heating pads.