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
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.
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 ...
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 ...
Can be used as needed on babies 3 months and older ... This area allows
consumers like you to express their own opinions and comments. Vicks® does
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, ...
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, ... Vicks
shouldn't be used on children under 2 years because it can cause ...
Jan 13, 2009 ... Rubin and colleagues suggest that Vicks VapoRub may stimulate the ... which
can severely affect breathing in infants and toddlers because ...