Directions: adults and children 6 years and older:
Cough: Rub a thick layer on chest and throat up to three times a day. Keep clothing loose to let the vapors rise to the nose and mouth. If desired, cover with a dry, soft cloth, but keep clothing loose to let vapors rise to the nose and mouth.
Muscle aches/pains: Rub on sore area. Repeat up to three times daily or as directed by a doctor.
Children under 6 years of age: Ask a doctor.
DO NOT HEAT. NEVER EXPOSE VAPORUB TO FLAME OR A MICROWAVE, OR PLACE IN ANY CONTAINER IN WHICH YOU ARE HEATING WATER. SUCH IMPROPER USE MAY CAUSE THE MIXTURE TO SPLATTER AND CAUSE BURNS.