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Eucalyptus, Oil Of

Eucalyptus, oil of

Drug Facts:


Vicks VapoRub:

Active Ingredients: Purpose:

Camphor 4.8%Cough suppressant,

& topical analgesic

Eucalyptus oil 1.2%Cough suppressant

Menthol 2.6%Cough suppressant

& topical analgesic

Vicks VapoRub Cream:


Camphor 4.8%Cough suppressant

& topical analgesic

Eucalyptus oil 1.2%Cough suppressant

Menthol 2.8%Cough suppressant

& topical analgesic


  • On chest & throat temporarily relieves cough due to the common cold
  • on muscles and joints, temporarily relieves minor aches & pains


Failure to follow these warnings could result in serious consequences.

For external use only; avoid contact with eyes.

Do not use:

  • by mouth
  • with tight bandages
  • in nostrils
  • on wounds or damaged skin

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 persist more than 7 days or come back
  • cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or occurs with fever, rash, or headache that lasts.

These could be signs of a serious condition.

If pregnant or breast-feeding , ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children . In case of accidental ingestion, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


· See important warnings under " When using this product "

  • children under 2 years: ask a doctor
  • adults and children 2 years and over: Rub a thick layer on chest & throat or rub on sore aching muscles. If desired, cover with a soft cloth but keep clothing loose. Repeat up to three times per 24 hours or as directed by a doctor.

Other Information:

  • store at room temperature


Vicks VapoRub:   Cedarleaf oil, nutmeg oil, special petrolatum, thymol, turpentine oil

Vicks VapoRub Cream:   Carbomer 954, cedarleaf oil, cetyl alcohol, cetyl palmitate, cyclomethicone copolyol, dimethicone copolyol, dimethicone, EDTA, glycerin, imidazolidinyl urea, isopropyl palmitate, methylparaben, nutmeg oil, peg-100 stearate, propylparaben, purified water, sodium hydroxide, stearic acid, stearyl alcohol, thymol, titanium dioxide, turpentine oil

How Supplied

Vicks VapoRub:   Available in 1.76 oz (50 g) 3.53 oz (100 g) and 6 oz (170 g) plastic jars

Vicks VapoRub Cream:   Available in 2.99 oz (85 g) tube

1 / 6 oz pouch.

Questions? 1-800-873-8276

Vicks VapoRub 50142932

Vicks VapoRub Cream 50117758

US Pat. 5,322,689

Made in Mexico by Procter & Gamble

Manufactura, S. de R.L. de C.V.

Dist. by Procter & Gamble,

Cincinnati OH 45202

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.