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
One of the most popular DIY cures involves rubbing Vicks VapoRub on the
bottom of your child's feet and chest at night, covering with a warm towel for 30 ...
Oct 29, 2007 ... A few days ago, I received an e-mail that stated if you applied Vick's to the ... Just
wanted to add that Vicks makes a "baby rub" that is specifically for babies 3
months and older. .... When can I use adult skin lotion on my baby?
Jan 12, 2009 ... 18-Month-Old Girl Hospitalized After Vicks VapoRub Put Under Her ... In about
half an hour, the child began to struggle for breath, and she was ...
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 ...
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 ...
Your baby will get the soothing comfort of a pacifier while you get the soothing
comfort of continuous ... The fact that you can use it in very young babies is great.
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 ... Rubin and colleagues suggest that Vicks VapoRub may stimulate the ... which
can severely affect breathing in infants and toddlers because ...