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can i use vicks vapour rub?

(9 Posts)
steph2412 Sat 24-Nov-12 19:48:51

Hi all im 19+4 weeks pg and have had awful cough and cold for about 5 weeks getting really fed up of having a blocked up nose and wondered if vicks is safe to use? Tia

steph2412 Sat 24-Nov-12 20:52:01


VivaLeBeaver Sat 24-Nov-12 20:54:33

Yes, it's ok to use.

NickNacks Sat 24-Nov-12 20:55:18

Yes, why ever not? hmm

VivaLeBeaver Sat 24-Nov-12 20:55:39

You should see our gp though if you've had a cough for so long. Is it getting any better?

steph2412 Sat 24-Nov-12 20:58:17

Thanks i thought it was ok but just wantedo to check. not seen gp viva as had a really bad uti and it made me quite low so think its started from there iykwim

VivaLeBeaver Sat 24-Nov-12 20:59:54

Just be aware that there's a lot of whooping cough going around.

MrsHoarder Sat 24-Nov-12 21:00:27

but you have seen the gp about the uti? Because they're dangerous in pregnancy.

steph2412 Sat 24-Nov-12 21:03:02

Yes had antibiotics for the uti thats cleared up now,ill see gp on monday if coughs no better thanks for the replies x

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