TITLE

Which over-the-counter medications should be included in a first aid kit?

AUTHOR(S)
Farrer, Fae
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
South African Pharmacist's Assistant;Spring2012, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the over-the-counter medications that should be included in a first aid kit. It says that sterile burn dressings can be used to treat burns. It mentions that antiseptic solution and antibacterial cream are useful for managing cuts and scrapes. It adds that painkillers and medications for fever must be added to the kit including aspirin, paracetamol, and ibuprofen.
ACCESSION #
82234421

 

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