Travel medical kit checklist

Packing the Essentials

Use this handy checklist to review what you have at home already for your trip – then pop into us to fill in any gaps and to ask advice for any specific needs you have depending on your destination

Analgesic (pain relief) medicine such as paracetamol or aspirin.

Antihistamine tablets for bites, stings or allergies.

Motion sickness tablets.

Throat lozenges or drops.

Antiseptic solution for cleaning wounds or bites.

Antiseptic ointment to apply to a wound.

PlastersBlister patches, Eg Compeed

Medical adhesive tape, e.g. Micropore.

Insect repellent containing DEET (diethyl toluamide).