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Vaporizing Chest Rub Cough Supressant

Medically reviewed on May 7, 2018

Dosage form: ointment
Ingredients: Camphor (Synthetic) 4.7g in 100g, Eucalyptus Oil 1g in 100g, Menthol 1g in 100g
Labeler: Filo America
NDC Code: 50438-502

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Drug Facts

Active ingredientsPurpose
Camphor 4.7%Cough suppressant/topical analgesic
Eucalyptus oil 1%Cough suppressant
Menthol, natural 1%Cough suppressant / topical analgesic


when applied to chest and throat

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

when applied to muscles and joints

  • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains of muscles and joints


For external use only; avoid contact with eyes.

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
  • 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

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • cough persists for more than 1 week, tends to recur or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent cough may be a sign of a serious condition.
  • muscle aches and pains worsen, persist for more than 7 days, or clear up occur again within a few days.

Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

  • see important warnings under "When using this product"
  • adults and children 2 year and over.

for cough suppression

  • rub a thick layer on the throat and chest
  • cover with a warm, dry cloth if desired
  • keep clothing loose about throat and chest to help vapors reach the nose and mouth
  • use up to 3 times daily, or as directed by a doctor

for muscle/joint minor aches and pains apply

  • to affected area not more than 3-4 times daily
  • children under 2 yeas : ask a doctor

other information

  • store at room temperature

if pregnant or breast feeding

  • ask a health professional before use

Inactive ingredients

Cedar leaf oil, methylparaben, Nutmeg oil, petrolatum, Turpentine oil, Thymol, propylparaben



4 oz (113g)

camphor (synthetic), eucalyptus oil, and menthol ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:50438-502
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Camphor (Synthetic) (Camphor (Synthetic)) Camphor (Synthetic)4.7 g  in 100 g
Eucalyptus Oil (Eucalyptus Oil) Eucalyptus Oil1 g  in 100 g
Menthol (Menthol) Menthol1 g  in 100 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Nutmeg Oil0.6 g  in 100 g
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:50438-502-01113 g in 1 JAR
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34105/05/2015
Labeler - Filo America (943873703)
Registrant - Ningbo Pulisi Daily Chemical Products Co., Ltd. (529047265)
Ningbo Pulisi Daily Chemical Products Co., Ltd.529047265manufacture(50438-502)

Filo America

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