Vicks Vaporub

Last Update February 14, 2016
Taken for: Cough, Common Cold, Flu
Vicks VapoRub ointment is a mentholated topical Cream (pharmaceutical) manufactured by Vicks, intended to assist with minor medical co...
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Vicks Vaporub for Cough

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time I took Vick's Vaporub for coughing at night. It was...
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" ...the first time I took Vick's Vaporub for coughing at night. It was so amazing. The whole night sleep. ...Only thing that matters is that I do not cough at night and I can... "

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my daughter had a terrible cough and nothing was shifting...
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" Hey, try vicks vaporub on the soles of his feet then put some socks on. sounds crazy but it does work!! my daughter had a terrible cough and nothing was shifting ...then after a few coughs she was asleep... "

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go a friend told me she'd heard about using Vicks Vaporub...
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" ...the feet for night coughing I've been seeing quite a few threads about little ones with coughs so just thought I'd put this up out of interest. About a year ago a friend told me she'd heard about... "

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also help for the cough..good luck! Get well soon for...
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" ...run some checks for her. Humidifier or vick's vaporub also help for the cough..good luck! Get well soon for... "

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cough during the day and use Vicks vaporub on the bottom...
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" I never use cough syrup! I let them cough during the day and use Vicks vaporub on the bottom of their... "

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helps relieve coughing to get a better night's sleep. My...
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" ...does sound like allergies. Benadryl is good for clearing up those symptoms though the side effect is sleepiness. There are other over the counter medicines in your drug store without the drowsiness.... "

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riend email me and she swears by it. You put Vicks Vaporub o...
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" VICKS VAPORUB for Coughing? Ok, I know this email was going around, but I just had a friend email me and she swears by it. You put Vicks Vaporub... "

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a major problem with coughing at night. It is impossible...
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" I have a major problem with coughing at night. It is impossible to sleep more then five min. I have heard that Vick's Vaporub could help for coughing at night. In addition, I have heard that... "

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put vaporub on my feet to help ease the coughing. I have...
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" ...bed for 6 days, doc told me too take paracetamol and rest, o also put vaporub on my feet to help ease the coughing. I have now got a chest infection and I am antibiotics... "

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help suppress my cough and relieve my stuffy nose. I...
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" ...cold this week. Since diagnosed with Afib three years ago, I ...or sinus remedies. I take Tylenol for fever and sore throat and use Vick's Vaporub to help suppress my cough and relieve my stuffy nose.... "

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Cough medications
Vicks Vaporub
8,831 discussions
Taken for: Cough, Common Cold, Flu
Other names: Camphor-Eucalyptus Oil-Menthol, Medicated Chest Rub, Vaporizing Ointment
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.5
Satisfaction
2.9
Helpfulness
Tylenol
691,144 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Fever, Teething, Migraines
Other names: Acetaminophen, Tylenol With Codeine, Tylenol Cold, Infant's Tylenol, Panadol
Method of use: Oral Drops, Pill, Rectal Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
2.9
Satisfaction
1.4
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Acetaminophen
348,885 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Fever, Pain Relief, Migraines
Other names: Tylenol, Calpol, Panadol, Fever Reducer, Paramol
Method of use: Injection, Oral Drops, Oral Gel, Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
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Benadryl
365,535 discussions
Taken for: Allergies, Itching, Hives, Rash, Insomnia
Other names: Unisom, Anti Histamine, Allergy Medicine, Diphenhydramine HCl, Simply Sleep
Method of use: Injection, Ointment, Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
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Cough Drops
24,950 discussions
Taken for: Cough, Sore Throat, Common Cold, Flu, Congestion
Other names: Honey Lemon, Throat Lozenges, Cough Suppressant, Menthol Cough Drops, Cherry Cough Drops
Method of use: Lozenge
Prescribing mode: OTC
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Calpol
119,831 discussions
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Other names: Acetaminophen, Tylenol, Panadol, Fever Reducer, Infant's Tylenol
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61,218 discussions
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49,682 discussions
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