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vicks vaporub stretch marks
A 47-year-old member asked:
38 years experience Pain Management
Vicks: No it does not contain anything that will help in this regard.
A 34-year-old member asked:
18 years experience Dermatology
Yes, unless ...: Using topical over the counter ointment and rubs are usually safe if used as directed. These should not be used internally. However, sometimes you can ... Read More
A member asked:
45 years experience Pediatrics
Use if you wish: I NEVER EVER recommend it for small children.Their airways are often irritated and react to the stuff with increasing cough and congestion.Adults seem ... Read More
35 years experience Pediatrics
No: Recommended for age 2 and okder
A Verified Doctor answered
Why?: If your baby has a congested nose the best treatment is saline drops to help clear secretions. Babies breathe through their noses more than their mout ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
23 years experience Podiatry
Vicks: A small amount is a relative term, but I'll assume it was an accidental minimal amount. Vicks is relatively benign, drink some water and be careful ne ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Vicks: A small amount will likely not hurt you. Inhalation could cause a chemical pneumonia but swallowing will likely only taste bad.
A female asked:
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Probably ok: If it's only 1 year expired, it's most likely still good. After 2 years, it probably won't work as well but it shouldn't hurt to try.
A female asked:
24 years experience Psychiatry
Would stop: It could cause a camphor overdose.
A 43-year-old member asked:
12 years experience Pain Management
Gives them: A cool, dry sensation.
A 20-year-old female asked:
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Probably: Most of the time , it can be tolerated. But if your airways are too inflamed, it may cause you to cough a little.
I presume you are inhaling via your ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
44 years experience Family Medicine
Sure: No particular reason not to use that combination if it makes him feel better.
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