Label: VICKS VAPOSTEAM- camphor (synthetic) liquid 

  • NDC Code(s): 37000-522-08
  • Packager: Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph final

NOTE: Most over the counter (OTC) are not reviewed and approved by the FDA. However, they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Drug Label Information

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    Drug Facts

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  • Active ingredient

    Camphor 6.2%

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  • Purpose

    Cough suppressant

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  • Use

    temporarily relieves cough associated with a cold

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  • Warnings

    For external use only.

    Flammable. Keep away from fire or flame.

    For steam inhalation only.

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • a persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, emphysema or asthma
    • cough that occurs with too much phlegm (mucus)

    When using this product, do not

    • heat
    • microwave
    • use near an open flame
    • take by mouth
    • direct steam from the vaporizer too close to the face
    • add to hot water or any container where heating water except when adding to cold water only in a hot steam vaporizer. May cause splattering and result in burns.

    Stop use and ask a doctor if cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or occurs with fever, rash, or headache that lasts. These could be signs of a serious condition.

    Keep out of reach of children. In case of eye exposure (flush eyes with water); or in case of accidental ingestion, seek medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

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  • Directions

    • see important warnings under "When using this product"
    • adults & children 2 years & over: use 1 tablespoon of solution for each quart of water or 1½ teaspoons of solution for each pint of water
    • add solution directly to cold water only in a hot steam vaporizer
    • follow manufacturer's directions for using vaporizer
    • breathe in medicated vapors
    • may be repeated up to 3 times a day
    • children under 2 years: do not use
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  • Other information

    • close container tightly and store at room temperature away from heat
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  • Inactive ingredients

    alcohol 78%, cedarleaf oil, eucalyptus oil, laureth-7, menthol, nutmeg oil, poloxamer 124, silicone

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  • Questions?

    1-800-873-8276

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  • SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION

    Dist. by Procter & Gamble,
    Cincinnati OH 45202.

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  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 236 ml Bottle Carton

    VICKS®

    Vapo
    Steam
    ®

    LIQUID MEDICATION FOR
    HOT STEAM VAPORIZERS

    Cough Suppressant

    Camphor

    Increases the action of steam
    to relieve coughs from colds

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    8 FL OZ (236 ml)

    PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 236 ml Bottle Carton
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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    VICKS VAPOSTEAM 
    camphor (synthetic) liquid
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC:37000-522
    Route of Administration RESPIRATORY (INHALATION) DEA Schedule     
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    camphor (synthetic) (camphor (synthetic)) camphor (synthetic) 0.062 g  in 1 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    alcohol  
    cedar leaf oil  
    eucalyptus oil  
    laureth-7  
    menthol  
    nutmeg oil  
    poloxamer 124  
    Product Characteristics
    Color WHITE Score     
    Shape Size
    Flavor Imprint Code
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:37000-522-08 1 in 1 CARTON
    1 236 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH FINAL part341 02/28/1995
    Labeler - Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company (004238200)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    Procter & Gamble Manufactura, S. de R.L. de C.V. 812807550 MANUFACTURE(37000-522)
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