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Rub vicks vapor rub on nipples

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Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shruti Rijhwani ( Rheumatologist)
Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

can you you Vicks vapor rub while pregnant ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Hariom Sharma MD

I use Vicks Vapor Rub in my nose alot! I want to know if there's a BAD side effect as I have been woken up before w/ the smell of gas in my nose! ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hariom Sharma ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Arun MD

I have concerns for my Granson and the use of Vicks Rub. I have heard that in some cultures it is used internally. Please let me knowif you have any info on this. Symptoms and Dangers. Thnak you ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Arun MD

I was rubbing Vicks vapo rub and she got some in her eye. I tried my best to wash it out while she screamed loudly. Will she be alright? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Pediatrician)

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Dr. Yashaswini K MD

is down to a slight temp however she has been getting nose bleeds. We have been using Vicks vapor rub ... be from the vapor rub? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Yashaswini K ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sumanth Amperayani MD

Hi, my son is 2 and was able to reach the Vicks vapor rub somehow on top of his dresser. He started yelling about his eyes hurting but we are unable to determine whether or not he has ingested it ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumanth Amperayani ( Pediatrician)
Dr. C.ELANCHEZHIAN MD

My 19 month old son got into the baby Vicks and rubbed a small amount in his eye. It s clearly red and irritated but just wondering what I should do about it to help him and his eye get back to normal. I feel... View answer

Answered by : Dr. C.ELANCHEZHIAN ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Irshad H Naqvi MD

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. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Irshad H Naqvi ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

102 fever and I gave her Tylenol but I was wondering where she has heart disease can I rub vicks vapor ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Phanindra Dulipala MD

Hi mam, Its of no use, better is some kind of moisturizer, Vaseline.

Dr. Namala Bharadwaj MD

hello dear thanks for your query there are no much side effects if its applied as external application on chest. regards.

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

NOt so reported by anyone ... May not help , May cause more problems also.