Vicks Vapour Rub

my baby is just over 1 month old and i think he got a little bit of the cold from his dad, i want to know if it's okay to use vicks on him and if not what could i use to get the...

Started by Jessica on 04/17/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/13/2014 by Lori


vicks vapor rub

i have seen people leave comments over and over and over telling other moms to use vicks rub on their young children and babies... it is NOT safe!!!! it has recently (jan...

Started by Jackie on 02/09/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 02/09/2009 by Missy


Sick kids and Vicks Vapor Rub

My son, 2 and a half and my daughter, 4 both have runny noses and chest congestion...both are on antibiotics. what about vicks....is it too strong to rub on their chests. my...

Started by Kim on 01/12/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 08/20/2010 by Gemma


Baby Phlegm/Cough

Hi moms out there. My babes has a bad cough and occasionally pukes. When he does there is a bunch of phlegm that follows. He is congested. Right now he is currently about 2...

Started by Christina on 05/26/2009 in Moms Doin' It Alone

Last update on 05/27/2009 by Shannon


Sick Baby!!

Hello everyone! My son is 2 next month is not the biggest eater and has lost a few pounds which is fine but I feel like it's keeping him sick. Hes 35 inches and 22 pounds. He...

Started by Sheldean on 10/30/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 10/30/2010 by Shanna


My baby is really sick

We are all sick with a nasty cold. I took him to the dr. on Tuesday, but because it is a cold, there is nothing they can give him. He is going to be 11 months on the 15th, I...

Started by Nicky on 03/11/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/11/2010 by Cheryl


Vapor bath for sick baby.

My 8 month old baby has a cold and I seen the Johnson and Johnson soothing vapor bath and wanted to try it. I know when my nose is stuffy Vicks vapor rub makes me feel better...

Started by Rebecca on 08/23/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 10/19/2012 by User



I gave my 10 mnth old daughter my cold, it's only the second time she's been sick. She's been having mood swings and refusing to eat solids, is this normal? Is there something I...


sick baby = sick mommy

so my son ( 7 months old ) got a cold the other day ( his first real time being sick ) and he WONT stop kissing me .. therefore getting me sick... how can i get him to stop...


How to help with baby's cold.

My son has a terrible running/stuffy nose and he literally cannot sleep at night because he cannot breath. If he does manage to pass out he wakes up gasping for breath since he...


Cold and Flu

My prem baby is 5 months (3 1/2 corrected) and has a bad cold. Coughing, Sneezing, runny nose, red puffy eyes, sore throat (her voice is weird) and really not her happy self....


best way to clear up a congested baby

my 4week old has a very nasty cough and is congested, always sneezing and coughing i use Nasosal drops to help him breathe which i got from the chemist any other help as i am...

Started by Tracey on 12/09/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 12/17/2009 by Renae


Infant cold virus'

My daughter is 2 1/2 months old and she got a cold virus from her brother. It's been 2 1/2 weeks and it still will not go away. She has had tempra and the vapourizer but they...