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*'''Alcohol, mercurochrome''' : Pharmadose (impregnated compresses)  
 
*'''Alcohol, mercurochrome''' : Pharmadose (impregnated compresses)  
 
*'''Mouth and throat conditions''' : Lysopaïne (tablets)  
 
*'''Mouth and throat conditions''' : Lysopaïne (tablets)  
*'''Analgesic - antipyretic''' : Paracetamol (Doliprane ou Efferalgan)
 
*'''Broad-spectrum antibiotic''' : Penglobe
 
*'''Ophtalmic antibiotic''' : Ster-Dex (unidoses)
 
 
*'''Antidiarrhea''' : Imodium
 
*'''Antidiarrhea''' : Imodium
*'''Antihistaminic, antiallergic''' : Polaramine ou Hypostamine
 
 
*'''Anti-inflammatory''' : Ibuprofen (Nurofen)  
 
*'''Anti-inflammatory''' : Ibuprofen (Nurofen)  
 
*'''Mosquito repellent''' : Mousticologne (lotion ou gel)  
 
*'''Mosquito repellent''' : Mousticologne (lotion ou gel)  
*'''Intestinal antiseptic''' : Ercéfuryl ou Intétrix
 
*'''Aphtes, inflammations of mouth or gums''' : Borostyrol
 
 
*'''Bandages'''  
 
*'''Bandages'''  
 
*'''Earplugs''' (Some places can be very noisy at night)
 
*'''Earplugs''' (Some places can be very noisy at night)
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*'''Anti-inflammatory cream''' (bites, stings) : Parfenac
 
*'''Anti-inflammatory cream''' (bites, stings) : Parfenac
 
*'''Cream against blows, twists, crowdings''' : Arnican
 
*'''Cream against blows, twists, crowdings''' : Arnican
*'''Non-infectious eye irritations''' : Cétylyre ou Sophtal (unidoses)
 
 
*'''Pansements'''  
 
*'''Pansements'''  
 
*'''Condoms'''  
 
*'''Condoms'''  
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*'''Preventive treatment for intestinal problems''' : Carboyeast
 
*'''Preventive treatment for intestinal problems''' : Carboyeast
 
*'''Vitamin C'''
 
*'''Vitamin C'''
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'''''Medications:
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some of these may only be available with a prescription from a doctor and may cause harm if used in an inappropriate way!'''''
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*'''Analgesic - antipyretic''' : Paracetamol (Doliprane ou Efferalgan)
 +
*'''Broad-spectrum antibiotic''' : Penglobe
 +
*'''Ophtalmic antibiotic''' : Ster-Dex (unidoses)
 +
*'''Aphtes, inflammations of mouth or gums''' : Borostyrol
 +
*'''Antihistaminic, antiallergic''' : Polaramine ou Hypostamine
 +
*'''Intestinal antiseptic''' : Ercéfuryl ou Intétrix
 +
*'''Non-infectious eye irritations''' : Cétylyre ou Sophtal (unidoses)
  
 
Now that you have your kit assembled, why not [[Special:Randompage|go here]]?
 
Now that you have your kit assembled, why not [[Special:Randompage|go here]]?
 
[[fr:Trousse de premiers soins pour le voyage]]
 
[[fr:Trousse de premiers soins pour le voyage]]

Revision as of 04:18, 27 March 2005

  • Alcohol, mercurochrome : Pharmadose (impregnated compresses)
  • Mouth and throat conditions : Lysopaïne (tablets)
  • Antidiarrhea : Imodium
  • Anti-inflammatory : Ibuprofen (Nurofen)
  • Mosquito repellent : Mousticologne (lotion ou gel)
  • Bandages
  • Earplugs (Some places can be very noisy at night)
  • Burns, sunburns : Biafine
  • Anti-inflammatory cream (bites, stings) : Parfenac
  • Cream against blows, twists, crowdings : Arnican
  • Pansements
  • Condoms
  • Sunscreen : Anthélios de la Roche Posay
  • Feminine protections
  • Water purification : Hydroclonazone, but bottled water is available in many locales
  • Syringes
  • Thermometer
  • Preventive treatment for intestinal problems : Carboyeast
  • Vitamin C


Medications: some of these may only be available with a prescription from a doctor and may cause harm if used in an inappropriate way!

  • Analgesic - antipyretic : Paracetamol (Doliprane ou Efferalgan)
  • Broad-spectrum antibiotic : Penglobe
  • Ophtalmic antibiotic : Ster-Dex (unidoses)
  • Aphtes, inflammations of mouth or gums : Borostyrol
  • Antihistaminic, antiallergic : Polaramine ou Hypostamine
  • Intestinal antiseptic : Ercéfuryl ou Intétrix
  • Non-infectious eye irritations : Cétylyre ou Sophtal (unidoses)

Now that you have your kit assembled, why not go here?