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Chest Rub by Fred's Inc

Medically reviewed on February 19, 2018

Dosage form: jelly
Ingredients: CAMPHOR (SYNTHETIC) 4.8kg in 100kg, EUCALYPTUS OIL 1.2kg in 100kg, MENTHOL 2.6kg in 100kg
Labeler: Fred's Inc
NDC Code: 55315-248

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Drug Facts

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
Cough suppressant
Cough suppressant + topical analgesic

Uses
•on chest and throat, temporarily relieves cough due to the common cold
•on muscles and joints, temporarily relieves 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.
This 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 important warnings 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 a 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

This product is not manufactured or distributed by Procter + Gamble, distributor of Vicks VapoRub

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Fred's Pharmacy
CHEST RUB
COUGH SUPPRESSANT
TOPICAL ANALGESIC
Compare to Vicks VapoRub*
NET WT 3.53 OZ (100 g)

CHEST RUB 
camphor, eucalyptus oil, menthol jelly
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55315-248
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
CAMPHOR (SYNTHETIC) (CAMPHOR (SYNTHETIC)) CAMPHOR (SYNTHETIC)4.8 kg  in 100 kg
EUCALYPTUS OIL (EUCALYPTUS OIL) EUCALYPTUS OIL1.2 kg  in 100 kg
MENTHOL (MENTHOL) MENTHOL2.6 kg  in 100 kg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CEDAR LEAF OIL 
NUTMEG OIL 
PETROLATUM 
TURPENTINE OIL 
THYMOL 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:55315-248-750.05 kg in 1 JAR
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34101/23/2009
Labeler - Fred's Inc (005866116)
Registrant - Vi-Jon (088520668)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Vi-Jon088520668manufacture(55315-248)

 
Fred's Inc

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