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Treatment for child's accidental swallowing of Vicks vapor rub?

My 2 yo grandson may have swallowed some Vicks vapor rub. We see his finger marks in the rub but don`t know if or how much he may have swallowed. Should we take him to the ER ...
 

Is it okay to use vicks steam in the presence of a child with cold?

i have a 5 month old baby who has a cold , i also have a cold, a bad one, i bought a vicks vaporizer and the vicks med that goes into the water and come out in steam. its says on the bottle ...
 

Dry cough in pregnancy. Medication and kanthil, vicks, honey are safe to take?

My wife is pregnant.... she is in her 9th week of pregnancy . She is having dry cough since today morning. Please advise some medicine.... Also please let me know if XXXXXXX Kanthil, vicks , honey ...
 

13 weeks pregnant. Suffering from cold. Could vicks inhaler be used?

Hi Doctor, My wife is in 13th week of pregnancy and she is duffering from cold , might be due to change in weather. this is 3rd time she ot cold in last 3 months. can you advise if she can use vicks ...
 

Has severe lower back pain. Taken painkillers. Applied vicks. Should I need doctor's attention?

Hey! My wife age 30 has a severe lower back jaw pain for the last 5 hours. She s already taken 2 OTC painkillers and applied Vicks but to no relief. Possible to diagnose online or should I take her ...
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Is it safe to use baby vicks for mild cough?

. And is it safe to use baby vicks? ...
 

Can I use vicks inhaler during pregnancy?

breath, i have been using vicks inhaler can it harm my unborn baby/ ...
 

Increased cough, rough throat. Taken Vicks and vitamin C

. i must do something otherwise it will increase . i have taken vicks also containing vitamin c ...
 

Is it safe to use Vicks vapor rub for child with G6PD deficiency?

Hi, my 5 month old baby boy has bronchitis according to his pedia..They say Put the vicks vapor rub ...? and my son has G6PD..is it safe to use vicks vapor rub? Thanks. ...
 

What are the harmful effects of over dose of vicks baby rub on a toddler?

hi my 2 year old got a hold of a small container of vicks babyrub and has coated herself in it ... it was on her for a little bit before i discovered what was up... i have given her a bath to remove as much as i ...
 

Constant coughing, mild asthma. On inhalers, tried vicks vapour rub. Treatment options?

really bad to a point i am really worried, tried medicines, tried sitting her up, tried vicks vapour rub ...
 

Not feeling well, paracetamol, vicks action 500, eryocin 500plus

I am not feeling well for last 5 days. Took sumo medicine and paracetamol , no fever but feeling very week. Cannot go to wrk, I am planning to take Vick action 500 three times a day and anibiotic ...
 

Chest congestion, cough with thick mucus and phlegm. Using warm compress, vicks. Treatment?

,especially in the morning. I have a humidifier going, put a warm compress and vicks on his chest and sprayed saline into his ...
 

Dry cough, taken benadryl, grilinctus, Vicks 509 & azax 500. Treatment?

Its been almost 10 days I have been suffering from dry cough. It continues throughput the day. I have tried benadryl syrup,grilinctus syrup, Vicks 509 & azax 500. But none is showing any signs ...
 

Chest congestion, breathing problem, coughing, xray reports normal, gets relief with vicks. What is the problem?

as if difficilty in breathing. When i switch on the steamer with vicks in it within 5-10 mint. he is normal ...
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Is it ok for a 5 month pregnant woman to use vicks vapor rub on her throat and chest?
hello dear thanks for your query there are no much side effects if its applied as external application on chest. regards.
 
Hi Can u please tall me,,vicks cough goli is good for children or not.
Hello and welcome to HCM, Tablets or capsules are not recommended for very young children who have difficulty in swallowing. Flavoured preparations available in the market provide only symptomatic relief. If your child is suffering from cough, cold or blocked nose, you need to consult your pediatrician for prescription of pediatrician antihistaminic preparation for the usual symptoms of cold.
 
Can "Vicks Vapor Rub" help to get rid of pimples and rash-like blemishes on my skin?
NOt so reported by anyone ... May not help , May cause more problems also.
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