Because of its oil base Vicks VapoRub stains may need special treatment. This is a guide about Vicks VapoRub stains on clothing.
How do I remove Vicks stains from jogging pants?
I think you'll need a degreaser for the oily stain: Awesome Orange; Simple Green (found in automotive supply, yet many uses); even dish soap, etc.
How do you remove Vicks Vaporub stains from clothing? In particular from flannel? Thanks.
By Shirlee from TX
If the stain hasn't been set in, I would try one of the prewash sprays. If it is on sheets I wouldn't worry about it.