The ingredients in Vicks VapoRub can irritate the airways and increase mucus
production. The effect isn't huge, says Dr. Rubin, but it can be significant in infants
Jan 13, 2009 ... Parents should not misuse Vicks VapoRub, the salve used to relieve symptoms of
cough and congestion, by applying it to children under the ...
You can also use the bulb syringe without saline to help remove mucus. ... You
can now find vapor rub products made specifically for babies 3 months and older.
Can be used as needed on babies 3 months and older ... Your baby will get the
soothing comfort of a pacifier while you get the soothing comfort of continuous ...
Jan 13, 2009 ... Although the labeling on Vicks VapoRub indicates that the product should not be
used on children younger than 2 and should not be rubbed ...
Is rubbing Vick's VapoRub on the bottom of your child's feet to stop a cough a
safe (clever!) DIY cure? An expert weighs in.
The decision to use Vicks Baby Rub to relieve your baby's cold is up to you and
your ... Vicks Baby Rub® that may be used on babies 3 months up to 2 years of
age. ... When you use a baby vapor rub, you can rub a light layer on their back, ...
Jan 13, 2009 ... An 18-month-old girl was hospitalized with breathing trouble after her
grandparents put Vicks VapoRub under her nose. Whether the product ...
Hi I have heard that putting Vicks on a babies feet at bed time and some ... type of
vapour rub you use is age appropriate to your child), so give it a try, .... and
coughing its horrible to see and you try everything you can think of.