What are Vicks Vapodrops Sugar-Free?
These Vicks Vapodrops are a form of relief for a sore throat and a blocked nose. These lozenges contain the ingredients eucalyptus, lemon and menthol or menthol which help to cool and soothe a sore throat and irritated. These ingredients also work to make breathing easier.
What causes a sore throat?
A sore throat can be caused by an infection, such as a cold or the flu but can also be caused by an allergy, as well as conditions such as laryngitis (inflammation of the voice box) and tonsillitis. Heartburn and acid reflux is also a cause of a sore throat, as is smoking.
Who are these Vicks lozenges suitable for?
These lozenges are suitable to be used by adults and children who are able to use without potentially choking on the lozenge. For advice on this, speak to a doctor. It should not be used if you are allergic to the ingredients contained in the lozenges. Speak to a doctor or our pharmacist if any of the following applies to you:
- Have a mucus cough
- Have a cough caused by smoking
- A sore throat with a fever, a headache, swelling, skin rash, nausea, or vomiting
- Are diabetic
If you are using any other form of medication, seek advice before using.