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Will boiling vicks for a child with a bad caugh, resembling pneumonia be harmful or helpful?
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Hi and thanks for the query,

Yes you can use it in this way, add a small quantity of vicks in boiling water it will evaporate eucalyptus oil and menthol, inhale it through a towel. Take care of child while doing all this to avoid burn from boiling water.

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