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First Aid Kit

The following is a list of non drug items recommended for a typical first-aid kit:

  • Sterile adhesive bandages in assorted sizes.
  • Assorted sizes of safety pins.
  • Cleansing agent or soap.
  • Latex gloves (2 pairs).
  • 2- inch sterile gauze pads (4-6).
  • 4- inch sterile gauze pads (4-6).
  • Triangular bandages (3).
  • 2- inch sterile roller bandages (3 rolls).
  • 3- inch sterile roller bandages (3 rolls).
  • Scissors.
  • Tweezers.
  • Suture materials.
  • Paper Towels.
  • Antiseptic.
  • Thermometer.
  • Tongue Blades (2).
  • Tube of petroleum jelly or other lubricant.

Consider adding a battery operated radio and flashlight in case there is a power failure. Similarly, have a cell phone if there is trouble with surface telephone lines during an emergency. Test all batteries monthly or in accordance with recommendations from the manufacturer.

Non-prescription drugs for your First-aid Kit

  • Aspirin or non-asprin pain reliever.
  • Anti diarrhea medication.
  • Antacid.
  • Syrup for inducing vomiting (in case of poisoning).
  • Laxative.
  • Activated charcoal (in case of poisoning).

To report an emergency

  • Call the emergency number.
  • Calmly explain the nature of the emergency.
  • Give the location (provide directions if possible).
  • Provide the name and age of the victim.
  • Give your own name, address and telephone number.
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