Medical Emergency Supplies, Always be prepared!

Any responsible citizen should be prevented and always have these in their home since emergencies are unpredictable and expose any of us to big necessities. Whatever the situation might be, earthquakes, tornadoes, hurricanes, floods or even someone having an accident at home; preparedness is always rewarded. No one knows when you might need medical emergency supplies, always be prepared!

You see it in the news when disaster strikes, people flooding the stores trying to get the last box of pain killers, or the last piece of gauze. Or in other cases, food; grocery stores attacked by people tending for their needs and the ones depending on them. To avoid this from happening to you but not falling into a “prepper” situation and having massive amounts of medical supplies like there was no tomorrow, you should check that you and your family are prepared to treat symptoms , common injuries and emergencies. Keep all of these medical emergency supplies in one place, so you will always know exactly where things are when you needed . The following list has the basic medical emergency supplies and all are available at Discount Medical Supplies.

  • Medical tape.
  • Band-aids.
  • Hand sanitizer, alcohol gel.
  • Gauze and dressings.
  • Bandages.
  • Disinfectant.
  • Cotton swabs.
  • Syringe or spoon for giving specific doses of drugs.
  • Tweezers.
  • Scissors.
  • Hydrogen Peroxide.
  • Alcohol.
  • Instant ice bags.
  • Thermometer.
  • Sterile gloves.
  • Aluminum splints for fingers.
  • Suction or dropper devices.
  • Analgesics.
  • Antibiotic ointment.
  • Sterile Eyewash.
  • Calamine lotion for stings or poison ivy.
  • Itching creams or ointments.
Do not forget to check you kit regularly and replace any item that is close to its expiration date or has already expired. Depending if you or anyone in your household has a chronic condition, to keep the treatment medication in this kit as well.