First Aid Survival Kit || Oakwood University

First Aid Survival Kit

A basic first aid kit should include but not be limited to the following:

  • Band-Aids (various sizes)
  • Neosporin or triple antibiotic ointment
  • Advil or Ibuprofen tablets (to reduce swelling and pain)
  • Thermometer
  • Cold packs
  • Antacid tablets or liquid
  • Heating pad
  • Nighttime cold medicine (Theraflu/Nyquil)
  • Antibacterial soap
  • Antibacterial wipes
  • Hydrocortisone cream (itching/swelling relief)
  • Benadryl cream and Benadryl tablets
  • First Aid cream for burns or minor cuts
  • Q-tips
  • Throat lozenges
  • Aspirin (to reduce fever/toothaches)
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