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Vicks VapoRub Side Effects

Generic name: camphor / eucalyptus / menthol topical

Note: This document contains side effect information about camphor / eucalyptus / menthol topical. Some dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Vicks VapoRub.

Applies to camphor / eucalyptus / menthol topical: topical cream, topical ointment.

Follow all directions on the label and package. Use exactly as directed.

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Less serious side effects may be more likely, and you may have none at all.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.

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

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.