First aid for wounds at home

As well as your personal medicaments, your home first aid kit should include the following:

  • Tweezers
  • Disinfectant
  • Dressings:
    • Gauze compresses
    • Bandage scissors
    • Plasters and bandages
    • Elastic roll plaster for securing
    • Triangular bandage
  • Medicines to treat pain and fever
  • Medicines for diarrhea and vomiting
  • Products to treat insect stings and sunburn
  • Electrolytes
  • Thermometer