Vicks VapoRub Side Effects

Generic Name: camphor / menthol topical

Note: This page contains side effects data for the generic drug camphor / menthol topical. It is possible that some of the dosage forms included below may not apply to the brand name Vicks VapoRub.

It is possible that some side effects of Vicks VapoRub may not have been reported. These can be reported to the FDA here. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice.

Applies to camphor / menthol topical: patch

No COMMON side effects have been reported with this medicine. Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking camphor / menthol topical:

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); severe irritation at the application site.

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