Last update Aug. 26, 2021
Vicks VapoRub is a tradename that contains several active ingredients in its composition:
Since each active ingredient of this product may have a different level of risk for breastfeeding, we establish that of the product with higher risk.
For more information (pharmacokinetics, references, ...) tap each active ingredient.
Note: The composition of certain tradenames varies in each country. Please, make sure this is the composition of the tradename you are looking for..
Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM team of health professionals, and are based on updated scientific publications. It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it. The pharmaceutical industry contraindicates breastfeeding, mistakenly and without scientific reasons, in most of the drug data sheets.
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