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Mentholatum Cherry Vaporizing Rub

Medically reviewed on August 21, 2017.

Dosage form: ointment
Ingredients: CAMPHOR (NATURAL) 47mg in 1g, EUCALYPTUS OIL 12mg in 1g, MENTHOL 26mg in 1g
Labeler: The Mentholatum Company
NDC Code: 10742-8731

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Drug Facts

Active ingredients

Camphor 4.7%

Eucalyptus oil 1.2%

Menthol 2.6%


Camphor - Cough suppressant

Eucalyptus oil - Cough suppressant

Menthol, natural - Cough suppressant

temporarily relieves cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation associated with a cold
reduces cough to help you sleep


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 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
do not get into eyes

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.
irritation of the skin occurs

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 years and over:
rub a thick layer on throat and chest
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, petrolatum, steareth-2, titanium dioxide


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Package/Label Principal Display Panel
camphor, eucalyptus oil, menthol ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:10742-8731
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:10742-8731-11 JAR in 1 CARTON
150 g in 1 JAR
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34102/16/2015
Labeler - The Mentholatum Company (002105757)

The Mentholatum Company

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