The Vicks Warm Mist Humidifier releases up to 99% bacteria free* visible moisture to help provide temporary relief from cough and congestion.
The Vicks Warm Mist Humidifier releases warm, soothing vapor into the air to help provide temporary relief from cough and congestion. The warm mist helps reduce respiratory discomforts by increasing humidity levels to help you breath better and sleep more comfortably.
*Based on Intertek Testing Services NA, Inc. Independent Laboratory Testing Report 103340980COL-001
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Water is released into the heating chamber where the heating element boils the water to produce warm, soothing steam.
Please ensure there is water in the tank and that the heating element is clean. Dependent of model, is water flowing from tank into the unit. If the unit has just been turned out, it will take about 3 to 4 minutes for visible steam to appear since the water needs heated enough to create mist.
Yes, Vicks VapoSteam can be used in the medicine cup to enjoy soothing cough relief. This unit also features a VapoPad door for use with Vicks VapoPads.
Ideally, the humidifier should be placed in the center of the room. However, if you are unable to place it in the center of the room then there are certain guidelines which should be kept in mind. Place the unit on a firm, flat, waterproof surface AT LEAST four feet from the bedside and 12 inches away from walls/furniture/curtains etc, and make sure it is not in the way and would not be considered a fire hazard (i.e. will get tripped over, etc). You will also want to make sure that it is out of reach of pets and children as it boils water to hot temperatures and creates steam.
The humidity level within the room is too high and the air is becoming saturated with water. If the room becomes saturated, it is recommended that you open the room door and turn the humidifier off or down.
Please ensure that your humidifier is placed on a level surface, that there are no visible cracks within the tank, and that the cap is screwed on securely.