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Vicks gets in eyes

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Dr. Geeta Sundar MD

I was rubbing Vicks 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. Geeta Sundar ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Arun MD

My 2 year old son rubed his eye with finger which he had put in vicks bottle. And lot of sleeping sand deposit is coming out of his eye and his eye lashes r getting stuck What to do ... 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)
Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

My baby was having a lot of cough so my parents applied vicks vaporub on chest and back. There is relief in cough but is it safe to apply it to 11 months old baby? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaishalee Punj ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Pradeep Kumar MD

is it safe to apply Vicks Vaporub to infants aged 6 months? my daughter had caught cold and has little cough too. Please suggest. Thanks. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pradeep Kumar ( Pediatrician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Jyoti Chhallani MD

get Vicks in her eyes? I suspect it must have been a tiny amount as I never saw it. ...Last night I rubbed some Vicks vaporub onto my daughter s back, under her nighties. (She is 7 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jyoti Chhallani ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr. Vaddadi Suresh MD

My 2 year old about 25 pounds just accidentally ingested about 5 mls of vicks vapo steam (the liquid stuff for humidifiers). We called poison control & they said just to keep an eye on her & get her ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaddadi Suresh ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
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.  Antoneta Zotaj MD

I used Vicks under my nose last night. When I woke up this morning the side of my left nostril felt ... there s a spot just right in between the corner of my eye and my left nostril that has the same red... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Antoneta Zotaj ( General & Family Physician)
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.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. C.ELANCHEZHIAN ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.   S. Samanta MD

Hi! please ask for otrivine drops (prescription needed) or over the counter vicks type products; but the best is sinarest tablets (prescription needed); all the best!

Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

it can provide some relief temporarily though doesn't go along treating it