On Chest and Throat, Temporarily Relieves Cough Due to Common Cold
On Muscles and Joints, Temporarily Relieves Minor Aches and Pains
Vicks® VapoRub ointment--the #1-selling product for ages 2 and up in the cold category--is a topical cough medicine with medicated vapors that works quickly to relieve your cough. VapoRub is not like to cause drowsiness or jittery side effects. Because VapoRub is a topical cough medicine, it may be appropriate for diabetics looking for an alternative to oral cough medicines that may contain sugar. Ask your doctor. Vicks VapoRub is available in two scents "regular" and lemon.