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Chest Rub by Valu Merchandisers, co

Medically reviewed on June 26, 2017

Dosage form: cream
Ingredients: CAMPHOR (NATURAL) 4.8kg in 100g, EUCALYPTUS OIL 1.2kg in 100g, MENTHOL 2.6kg in 100g
Labeler: Valu Merchandisers, co
NDC Code: 63941-248

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Drug Facts

Other safety information

Failure to follow these warnings could result in serious consequences

Active ingredients

Camphor 4.8%
Eucalyptus oil 1.2%
Menthol 2.6%

Purpose

cough suppressant & topical analgesic

uses
  • on chest and throat, temporarily relieves cough due to common cold
  • on muscles and jonts, temporarily releives minor aches and pains

Warnings

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 persistent headache.

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.

Directions

See imporatant warning under "When using this product"

  • adults + children 2 yrs + over:
  • rub a thick layer on chest + throat or rub on sore aching muscles
  • cover with warm, dry cloth if desired
  • keep clothing loose about throat/chest to help vapors reach the nose/mouth
  • repeat up to three times per 24 hours or as directed by doctor
  • children under 2 years of age: ask a doctor

Other information 

store at room temperature

Inactive ingredients

cedarleaf oil, nutmeg oil, special petrolatum, spirits of turpentine, thymol

information

The active ingredients in Best Choice Medicated Chest Rub work naturally by breathing in the medicated vapors to relieve coughing due to colds. Best Choice Medicated Chest Rub also relieves minor aches and pains.

Disclaimer

This product is not manufactred or distributed by Procter & Gamble, distributor of Vicks VapoRub

Adverse Reactions

PROUDLY DISTRIBUTED BY:

VALU MERCHANDISERS, CO.

5000 KANSAS AVE

KANSAS CITY, KS 66106

www. bestchoicebrand.com

principal panel

Best 

Choice

COMPAR TO THE ACTIVE INGREDIENTS IN VICKS VAPORUB

MEDICATED 

Chest Rub

Cought Sppressant

Topical Analgesic

NET WT 3.53 OZ (100 g)

CHEST RUB 
camphor, eucalyptus oil, menthol cream
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:63941-248
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
CAMPHOR (NATURAL) (CAMPHOR (NATURAL)) CAMPHOR (NATURAL)4.8 kg  in 100 g
EUCALYPTUS OIL (EUCALYPTUS OIL) EUCALYPTUS OIL1.2 kg  in 100 g
MENTHOL (MENTHOL) MENTHOL2.6 kg  in 100 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CEDAR LEAF OIL 
NUTMEG OIL 
PETROLATUM 
PARAFFIN 
TURPENTINE OIL 
THYMOL 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:63941-248-75100 g in 1 JAR
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34101/12/2009
Labeler - Valu Merchandisers, co (868703513)
Registrant - Vi-Jon (790752542)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Vi-Jon150931459manufacture(63941-248)

 
Valu Merchandisers, co

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