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Walgreens Chest Rub

Dosage form: ointment
Ingredients: CAMPHOR (SYNTHETIC) 48mg in 1g, EUCALYPTUS OIL 12mg in 1g, MENTHOL 26mg in 1g
Labeler: Walgreen Company
NDC Code: 0363-1001

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

Active ingredient

Camphor 4.8%

Eucalyptus oil 1.2%

Menthol 2.6%


Camphor – Cough suppressant/topical analgesic

Eucalyptus oil – Cough suppressant

Menthol – Cough suppressant/topical analgesic


Temporarily relieves cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation associated with a cold

Temporarily relieves minor aches and pains of muscles and joints


For external use only

Ask a doctor before use if you have
cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)
chronic cough that lasts or occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysema

When using this product
do not heat
do not microwave
do not add to hot water or any container where heating water. May cause splattering and result in burns.
do not take by mouth or place in nostrils
do not get into eyes
do not apply to wounds or damaged skin
do not bandage tightly

Stop use and ask a doctor if
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.
muscle aches and pains worsen, persist for more than 7 days, or clear up and occur again within a few days

If pregnant or breast-feeding

ask a health professional before use

Keep out of reach of children

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

see important warning under "When using this product"
adults and children 2 years and over:
rub a thick layer on the throat and chest for cough, or rub on sore aching muscles and joints
cover with a warm, dry cloth if desired
clothing should be left loose about the throat and chest to help vapors reach the nose and mouth
use up to 3 times daily, or as directed by a doctor
children under 2 years: ask a doctor

Inactive Ingredients

fragrance, thymol, turpentine oil, white petrolatum

Package/Label Principal Display Panel
camphor, eucalyptus oil, menthol ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0363-1001
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0363-1001-011 JAR in 1 CARTON
1100 g in 1 JAR
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34103/01/2015
Labeler - Walgreen Company (008965063)

Walgreen Company

Medically reviewed on Feb 16, 2018

Further information

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