First Aid Kit

General Aid Kits

Assemble a first aid kit for your home and 1 for each car.

  • 1 roll of 3 inch cohesive bandage
  • 3 inch by 3 inch sterile gauze pads
  • 4 inch by 4 inch sterile gauze pads
  • 5 inch by 9 inch sterile dressings
  • Adhesive bandages, various sizes (20)
  • Adhesive tape, 2" width
  • Anti-bacterial ointment
  • Antiseptic wipes
  • Cold pack
  • Conforming roller gauze bandage
  • CPR breathing barrier, such as a face shield
  • Germicidal hand wipes or waterless, alcohol-based hand sanitizer
  • Pair large medical grade non-latex gloves
  • Scissors (small, personal)
  • Triangular bandages
  • Tweezers

Non-Prescription Drugs

Your firs aid kit should possess some of the most basic non-prescription drugs.

  • Aspirin or non-aspirin pain reliever
  • Anti-diarrhea medication
  • Antacid (for stomach upset)
  • Syrup of Ipecac (use to induce vomiting if advised by the Poison Control Center)
  • Laxative
  • Activated charcoal (use if advised by the Poison Control Center)