Vicks Vaporub

Last Update May 1, 2016
Vicks Vaporub is a respiratory medication and a skin medication.
Uses: Vicks Vaporub is approved for Cough and Common Cold and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Read More
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 treating Cough

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Vicks Vaporub is approved for Cough.

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Other names: Camphor-Eucalyptus Oil-Menthol, Medicated Chest Rub, Vaporizing Ointment, VAPORIZING RUB
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Robitussin
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Nyquil
59,490 discussions
Taken for: Cough, Common Cold, Flu, Fever, Allergy
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Cough medications
Vicks Vaporub
8,742 discussions
Taken for: Cough, Common Cold, Flu
Other names: Camphor-Eucalyptus Oil-Menthol, Medicated Chest Rub, Vaporizing Ointment, VAPORIZING RUB
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.5
Satisfaction
2.9
Helpfulness
Tylenol
697,526 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Fever, Teething, Migraines
Other names: Acetaminophen, Excedrin, Tylenol With Codeine, Infant's Tylenol, Tylenol Cold
Method of use: Oral Drops, Pill, Rectal Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
2.9
Satisfaction
1.4
Helpfulness
Acetaminophen
354,716 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Fever, Pain Relief, Migraines
Other names: Tylenol, Calpol, Panadol, Excedrin, Fever Reducer
Method of use: Injection, Oral Drops, Oral Gel, Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
2.8
Satisfaction
1.1
Helpfulness
Cough Drops
25,330 discussions
Taken for: Cough, Sore Throat, Common Cold, Flu, Congestion
Other names: Honey Lemon, Throat Lozenges, Halls Cough Drops, Cough Suppressant, Menthol Cough Drops
Method of use: Lozenge
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.1
Satisfaction
2.9
Helpfulness
Benadryl
369,882 discussions
Taken for: Allergy, Itching, Hives, Insomnia, Rash
Other names: Unisom, Anti Histamine, Allergy Medicine, Diphenhydramine HCl, Simply Sleep
Method of use: Injection, Ointment, Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.0
Satisfaction
2.2
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Calpol
120,639 discussions
Taken for: Teething, Pain, Fever, Pain Relief, Headaches
Other names: Acetaminophen, Tylenol, Panadol, Fever Reducer, Infant's Tylenol
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.3
Satisfaction
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62,247 discussions
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Method of use: Syrup
Prescribing mode: OTC
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Satisfaction
2.5
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Robitussin
42,286 discussions
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Other names: Mucinex, Guaifenesin, Cough Syrup, Expectorant, Tylenol Cold
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.4
Satisfaction
1.8
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Mucinex
50,804 discussions
Taken for: Cough, Congestion, Bronchitis, Fever, Headaches
Other names: Robitussin, Guaifenesin, Expectorant, Cough Syrup, Mucinex DM
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
4.0
Satisfaction
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Helpfulness
Nyquil
59,490 discussions
Taken for: Cough, Common Cold, Flu, Fever, Allergy
Other names: Nyquil Cough, Vicks NyQuil, NyQuil D, Night Time Cold, Nite Time
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.3
Satisfaction
2.0
Helpfulness
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