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Vicks in eye

A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lonna Larsh
30 years experience Family Medicine
Rinse rinse rinse: Wash the eye and surrounding area thoroughly with clean, cool water. Wash the surrounding area with soap as well, but don't get soap in your eye too. ... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
43 years experience Family Medicine
Wash: Gently wash around the eye with mild soap and water. You may try irrigating the eye with water, eye irrigation or wetting soluiton and then observe. ... Read More
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Dr. Benjamin Rubin
39 years experience Ophthalmology
Eyewash: Eyewash station or rinse with copious water, see an eye doctor.
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Dr. Beth Friedland
42 years experience Ophthalmology
Flush w/warm water: Warm water will help remove the petrolatum base that contains the menthol in Vicks vaporub. Flushing it out with water of any temberature will help ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anita Breckenridge
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Absolutely not: Never use a non eye formula medication in or around your eyes!
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Why would you wish to do such a thing?
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Irritates and blurs: Vicks vaporub is not designed to use in eyes.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Please don't: It is not designed for the eyes.
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bob Ourian
26 years experience Dermatology
Wash your eyes: Wash your eyes with water for 15 minutes.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
23 years experience Family Medicine
Flush with water: As with most ' eye splashes, " immediate flushing with plenty of water is important. So, try to flush it with water as much as he/she can tolerated. V ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Ophthalmology: consultation- you may have a chemical conjunctivitis or a corneal injury: call for an appointment today.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dean Dornic
27 years experience Ophthalmology
No.: Do not appy Vicks in or around the eyes. It has ingredients that may be damaging.

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