This page contains first aid items which can be added to existing kits or used to replace spent items in existing kits. This section is followed by some small specialised First Aid Kits which can be used on their own or incorporated into larger kits. To view our ready made First Aid Kits visit our First Aid Kits page.
The Emergency "Israeli" Bandage is an all-in-one bandage that consolidates multiple first-aid devices such as a primary dressing, pressure applicator, secondary dressing, and a foolproof closure bar to secure the bandage in place. The Emergency "Israeli" Bandage is used for staunching blood flow from traumatic hemorrhage wounds in pre-hospital emergency situations. This bandage is Internationally patented and an FDA approved modular bandage. It is quick, easy and convenient for one-handed or self-application, with a sterile, non-adherent pad that effectively applies direct pressure to any site. It also offers an additional tourniquet application to further constrict blood-flow. Double vacuum packed; the outer package features built-in tear notches on both sides of the package for easy opening. Available in both 4 Inch and 6 Inch. The 4" has a 4" x 7" pad and the package is 4.25" wide x 7" long x 1.25" thick, with an NSN# 6510-01-460-0849. The 6" has a a 6" x 7" and the package is 4.25" wide x 8.5" long x 1.25" thick, with an NSN# 6510-01-492-2275.
They Are Back! We used to sell tons of these and they suddenly were discontinued by Curad. Well, after complaining, begging, etc., Curad is making them for us again. These are the best bandages I have ever found for those people who spend a lot of time outdoors in the dirt. These bandages are extra long, so they wrap around your finger twice and stay put. I have worn these for days in the field, in the rain, etc, and have never had one fall off. They come in a box of twenty and you can put them in all your first aid kits, as well as carry a few in your wallet like I do.
BURN-JEL® by WATER-JEL®
3.5g Each - 6 Pack
Burn-Jel's thick gel cools and soothes minor burn injuries and relieves pain. It helps dissipate the heat and protect the injury from infection, and contains pain-relieving Lidocaine. Each foil packet contains a 3.5g dose and each box contains six (6) packets. Active ingredient is 2% Lidocaine. These are great little packets which allow you to distribute them in your small first aid kits.
The NEW Water-Jel Tactical Burn Dressings have more rugged, subdued packing with night vision compatible tabs and reduced cube and weight. Designed for front-line, they stop the burning at the point of injury, and water is not required. They prevent re-ignition of white phosphorous and provide non narcotic pain relief. They lower wound temperature without causing hypothermia and are Non-Adherent. They have a five year shelf life. The 4" x 4" is a small square-shaped dressing designed to fit the palm of the hand, a commonly burned area, or the back of the hand, near the knuckles. The 4" x 16" is a well-suited dressing for the inner or outer area of the forearm. It can also be used on a portion of the leg or to wrap a foot.
Medi-Strips Reinforced Wound Closure Strips are used in addition to, or in place of, sutures. These adhesive wound closures, with an exceptionally porous spun-bond fiber backing, includes bilateral nylon filaments for high tensile strength. The hypoallergenic medical grade adhesive affords excellent adhesion while being gentle to the skin. Each card contains five (5) 1/4" x 4" closure strips and each card is perforated to allow easy delivery of curl resistant strips. Each package contains two (2) cards for a total of ten (10) closure strips per package.
This Waterproof Medical Adhesive Tape is hard working and easy to use. Spooled on a 2.25" x 3/4" spool, the tape measures 1/2" x 5 yards long. It has strong adhesive that holds dressings in place even when wet! The spooled design makes measuring, cutting, and application easy. Even tearing is a cinch. Small enough to fit most First Aid kits.
ORAL REHYDRATION SALTS - 3 PACK
The Oral Rehydration Salts, mixed with water, can be used to replace fluids and electrolytes lost during diarrhea and heat illnesses, vomiting and heavy exercise. These conditions can very dangerous in an emergency situation. Formulated specifically to help your body replace fluids lost during illness, and the scientifically proven mixture of potassium, salt, and carbohydrates enhances the ability of the intestines to absorb and retain fluids. World Health Organization formula for maximum fluid replacement. Contains: Sodium Chloride; Potassium Chloride; Trisodium Citrate, dihydrate; Glucose Anhydrous. Ideal for first-aid kits and medicine cabinets. Includes 3 packets; dissolve 1 packet in 1 liter of water.
Moleskin and Molefoam are essential for every First Aid kit. Your feet are important and if you get a blister you can have trouble walking. You should carry both of these products in every kit!
Moleskin is soft cotton flannel padding that protects any part of the foot from painful shoe pressure and helps prevent blisters. Molefoam has extra soft cotton & foam padding cushions & protects calluses, bunions & sensitive heels from painful shoe pressure & friction and helps blisters. Moleskin comes in 3 strips of 4-5/8" x 3-3/8" and Molefoam comes in 2 strips of 4-1/8" x 3-3/8".Both have Self-stick adhesive which holds the padding in place and can be cut to any size.
These are handy little packets of Pain Medication for refilling those First Aid Kits. We offer Bayer Aspirin tablets (Aspirin 325 mg), Tylenol Extra Strength caplets (Acetaminophen 500 mg), Advil tablets (Ibuprofen 200mg), and Aleve caplets (Naproxen sodium 220 mg). Add some of each to those larger kits and choose your favorites for those small kits! Each package has four (4) packets. They all contain 2 tablets or caplets, except Aleve, which has one (1) caplet per packet. For the information sheet (the back-of-box info) for a medication click its name: Tylenol Extra Strength, Advil, or Aleve.
These mini packets of Triple Antibiotic Ointment are really handy for refilling those first aid kits. They are great for those one-time use needs and each packet contains 0.5 grams. Packaged ten (10) packets per zip-closure bag. Each packet measures 1-1/4" wide x 2-1/2" long.
These mini packets of Hydrocortisone Anti-Itch Cream are really handy for refilling those First Aid kits. They are great for those one-time use needs and each packet contains 0.9 grams. Packaged ten (10) packets per zip-closure bag. Each packet measures 1-1/4" wide x 2-1/2" long.
Povidone Iodine is a broad-range antimicrobial that helps prevent infection in minor cuts, scrapes and burns. Each single use pad is saturated with 10% PVP-I, USP solution. Great for refilling those those First Aid kits you already have, or when building your own first aid kit. Each pad package measures 2" x 2-1/8". Sold in packages of ten (10) prep pads.
ALCOHOL PREP PAD
Alcohol Prep Pads are a handy item for any first aid kit and are also useful as a fire starter. These 2-Ply pads are Latex Free and are saturated with 70% Isopropyl Alcohol. They are individually wrapped and are sold in packages of twenty (20) pads.
STING & BITE PAD
The Sting & Bite Pad is used for the temporary relief of pain associated with minor burns, scrapes and insect bites. Handy for all first aid kits they contain 6% Benzocaine and 70% Isopropyl Alcohol as an antiseptic. They are individually wrapped and sold in packages of ten (10) pads.
Keep your lips safe in the summer or winter with these individual use packets of lip balm. Each individually sealed packets of lip balm contains 0.5g. This is a great smelling lip balm which is Pomegranate flavored with Vitamin E, Bees Wax, and other natural emollients. We tried this on a cotton ball and it also makes a great fire starter! Each packet measures 1-1/4" x 2-1/2" and each box contains ten packets.
Ammonia Inhalants are used as an aromatic stimulant to prevent or treat fainting. They are small enough that a couple will fit in most First Aid kits. You simply hold an inhalant away from face and crush between thumb and forefinger, then carefully approach crushed inhalant to nostrils of affected person. Sold in packages of six (6). Each inhalant measures 1-15/16" long x 3/8" diameter.
MEDI-LYTE ELECTROLYTE TABLETS
Medi-Lyte Electrolyte Tablets tablets provide you with quick and temporary relief from the fatigue and muscle cramping associated with heat stress. Works to replenish minerals lost from heat and excessive perspiration. Each tablet contains 40mg potassium chloride, 10.64mg calcium phosphate and 12mg magnesium carbonate. Sold in packages of ten (10) Packets of two (2) Tablets. For the Medi-Lyte information sheet (back-of-box info) CLICK HERE.
The Dragon Fire Organic First Aid Healing Balm is designed to help quickly heal up minor burns & wounds, scratches, bug bites and cuts. Can be applied to any skin type. Ingredients are: Beeswax & Organic Safflower oil infused with calendula flowers, comfrey leaves, St. John’s Wort herb & Plantain and Melaleuca (Tea Tree) essential oil. Stores well under any condition but extreme heat and light will lessen the shelf life. 1 oz. tin.
Precautions: People with bee allergies should use caution when using beeswax as it could cause interactions.
These Disposable Thermometers are so small and thin you can put a bunch in even the smallest First Aid kit! These single-use, disposable thermometers deliver quick, accurate, no- hassle readings. Designed to help reduce the risk of cross-contamination and infection, they replace dangerous glass mercury thermometers, that can easily break in the field. They meet stringent ASTM accuracy requirements. Packaged ten (10) to a box.
These EazyDose® Pill Pouches are airtight and moisture resistant zip-sealed pouches and are great for daily doses of medicine, or for repackaging medicine for a first aid kit. The front has a white writing block for labeling and writing instructions. They will also hold small packets such as our triple antibiotic ointment and Anti-Itch cream (above). You can also make labels for the back containing all the pertinent information about the medicine. You will find many uses for these pouches in your various kits. They measure 3" wide x 2" tall. Package of 100 pouches.
QUIKCLOT® Advanced Clotting Sponge
QuikClot® Advanced Clotting Sponge is a must for any first aid or emergency kit. QuikClot® Advanced Clotting Sponge stops moderate to severe bleeding until further medical help is available. It is a chemically inert material in a mesh bag that speeds coagulation of blood, resulting in a stable clot that stops bleeding. It stops bleeding quicker than conventional methods and is safe to leave on wounds until more advanced medical help arrives. Package contains a 3.5" x 3.5" (25g) bag of QuikClot.
The Lifeline® Instant Cold Pack is compact in size so it can be easily carried in a first aid kit, survival kit, or backpack, while on the road. The cold pack is ideal for providing immediate relief from strains, swelling and headaches. The Instant Cold Pack serves as a great alternative to crushed ice, to relieve physical strains in the field. This product is a "single use" item, so if you have room, add several to your kit! The pack measures only 4" wide x 6-1/2" high x 3/4" thick, and weighs only 4.7 oz.
Made from stainless steel, these Lister Bandage scissors are great for standalone first aid kits or as a refill for a kit. At 4.5" in length, they will fit in most small kits. Used for cutting gauze, tape, or bandages, they are a handy item for any First Aid Kit!
5.5" EMT SHEARS
These 5.5" EMT Shears are small enough to fit is most first aid kits. They have a wide blunt tip to cut through cloth, leather, plastic, vinyl and light weight metal. Special design gives them a longer lever arm for unique performance. For external use; not a bandage or surgical scissor. Overall length 6.25". Handle color may vary.
With Titanium Bonded blades, these EMT Shears will effortlessly cut clothing, gauze, tape, and bandages and resist the stickiness of tape and glue, and stay sharper longer. These superior properties make Titanium Bonded the metal of choice when performance counts the most. They measure 7.25" long overall and have comfortable soft grip handles. These are great for First Aid kits, or carried separately.
The Laerdal CPR Face Shield is vary handy for any first aid kit, and because of it's size it will fit in even the smallest size kit. Made in Norway, this is a quality face shield and is a single use item. Directions for use are printed on the packaging. Buy several, as they fit anywhere!
Uncle Bill's Sliver Gripper are excellent tweezers made from high quality stainless steel. They are indispensable for removing stingers, thorns, slivers, etc. Unlike other tweezers that are made by spot-welding two pieces of metal together, Uncle Bill's Sliver Gripper Tweezers are crafted from a single piece of spring tempered stainless steel. The wide hinge area assures perfect alignment, and the points are hand dressed to exacting specifications. Great for survival kits, packs and first aid kits. Available in both Silver and Black Anodized.
UNCLE BILL'S Ti SLIVER GRIPPER
Uncle Bill's Ti Sliver Gripper is ideal for EDC (Everyday Carry). Made from high quality Titanium, they are indispensable for removing stingers, thorns, slivers, etc. Unlike other tweezers that are made by spot-welding two pieces of metal together, Uncle Bill's Sliver Gripper Tweezers are crafted from a single piece of spring tempered titanium. The wide hinge area assures perfect alignment, and the points are hand dressed to exacting specifications. Great for EDC Key Rings, First Aid Kits, Survival Kits, and packs.
The SAM® Splint is a flexible 4.25" x 36" sandwich of soft aluminum and closed cell polyethylene foam that, when folded in specific ways, creates a rigid yet comfortable splint used to support and immobilize injuries and fractures of the extremities and neck. The SAM® Splint can be folded for storage, or rolled up easily to the size of an "ACE" wrap, and with proper care and cleaning, can be used over and over again. The possibility of sprains, dislocations and broken bones is too great to ignore. The immediate immobilization of the injured area not only reduces pain but can frequently lessen the secondary damage suffered while waiting for and during transit to a medical facility. Every substantial First-Aid kit should have one.
AFTERBITE® - THE ITCH ERASER
AfterBite® - "The Itch Eraser" stops the itch and swelling from insect bites, stings, and other skin irritations. The formula works to neutralize the bite area so that itching is reduced and the bite area heals more quickly. Packaged in a handy travel vial for easy application and storage in kits and packs. Measures 4-3/4" long x 5/8" diameter.
The Organic Anti-Itch Balm is designed to help quickly stop the inflammation that causes itching & irritation. Can be applied to any skin type. Has been proven effective on bug & spider bites, poison ivy, diaper rash, hives and more! Ingredients are: Beeswax and Organic safflower oil infused with Jewelweed flowers & stems & Comfrey leaves and Lavender essential oil. Stores well under any condition but extreme heat and light will lessen the shelf life. 1 oz. tin.
Precautions: People with bee allergies should use caution when using beeswax as it could cause interactions.
IvyX CLEANSER TOWELETTE
IvyX is another small package that can fit in most small survival and first aid kits or a pocket. It is a post contact skin cleanser towelette and assists in the removal of Urushiol oils found in poisonous plants such as Poison Ivy, Poison Oak and Poison Sumac. It also contains moisturizers and botanicals to sooth skin. 7.8 Grams per package.
STINGEZE®MAX-2 - INSECT BITE RELIEF
The StingEze®Max2 Insect Bite Relief has a sponge tip applicator. When applied soon after an insect bite it begins to work immediately to counteract the effects of bites and stings from bees and wasps, mosquitoes, ticks, hornets, ants, fire ants, deerflies, sand fleas, horseflies and chiggers. Measures 4-3/4" long x 5/8" diameter, and contains 0.5 fluid oz. Great for carrying in a pocket, kit, or pack.
3 SHORT WATERPROOF PLASTIC SCREW TOP VIALS
These Short Waterproof Screw Top Vials are great for all those needs when packaging a first aid kit. They can used to carry medications in a first aid kit or be utilized for anything in a survival kit like a small fishing tackle kit . Being food grade, they can also be used to carry salt, pepper, spices, etc. in your cook kit! You can buy each size individually as a three pack or a three pack with one of each size! All three vials are 2-3/16" long, with an inside length of 2-1/8". The small vial measures 11/16 diameter (inside) and 7/8" diameter (outside cap). The medium vial measures 13/16" diameter (inside) and 1" diameter (outside cap). The large vial measures 7/8" diameter (inside) and 1-1/8" diameter (outside cap). There are so many uses for these vials that you will be surprised you went without them.
NALGENE LEAKPROOF BOTTLE
This 0.5 oz. Nalgene Leakproof Bottle is great to hold meds in a first aid kit. These are very robust bottle and will stand up to heavy use! Being food grade, they are also great for spices in your food kit! They measure 1" diameter x 2-5/6" tall. Buy several... You will use them.
MAXPEDITION INDIVIDUAL FIRST AID POUCH
We really like this pouch! Although the Maxpedition Individual First Aid Pouch was designed as a lightweight individual soldier combat first aid pouch, it is an excellent Multi-Purpose Pouch for anything you might want to organize in a pack, BOB, suitcase, vehicle kit, etc. We have used them for organizing computer cables and accessories, a toiletry kit, a camp kitchen bag for spices, utensils, etc, and even a hypothermia shelter kit!
Made of 420 Denier nylon for weight reduction and increased mobility. It has a clamshell opening main compartment with an internal mesh zippered section on one side and a see-thru zipped slip pouch on the other side. The front also has a zippered mesh pocket. Provides a integral carry handle and the back has MOLLE compatible webbing. Measures 8" x 5" x 2.5". Available in Khaki and Black.
The new AMK Trauma Pak with QuikClot® includes trauma pads, sterile gauze, wraps and duct tape to secure dressings or improvise a seal for a sucking chest wound, non-latex gloves and bio-hazard disposal bag, and an instructional sheet with information on how to quickly diagnose and treat wounds.. A must have item for the survival kit, bug-out bag, or home preparedness. The Pouch measures 6" x 6" x 1.5" and fit in a BDU pocket. You can open the pouch initially by tearing off the top, but can be re-closed with the internal zip-closure seal. Weighs only 10 oz.
The AMK - Dental Medic is a great addition to a first aid or survival kit. It has all the dental essentials you may need in case you have an unexpected surprise on your next trip when you're nowhere near a dentist. It includes 1 - Dental Medic Instructions, 5 - Cotton Rolls, 1 - Temporary Cavity Filling Mixture, 1 - Dental Floss, 1 - 100% Natural Pekoe Tea Bag, 5 - Cotton Pellets, 1 - Wax Rope, 3 - Tooth Picks, and 2 - Anbesol/Orasol, Benzocaine 20%, 0.75 g, for medication.
The AMK Suture Syringe Medic is a necessity for any trips to locations where sterile supplies may not be available. Contents are sealed and should not be opened except by a local caregiver for use on a single patient. Packed in a durable, reusable, and lightweight pouch, it contains: 1 - Pair Nitrile Gloves, 1 - Needle, Disposable, Sterile, 18G x 1-1/2", 1 - Syringe, 1 cc with needle, 1 - Syringe, Luer Lok, 3ml, 1 - Needle, Disposable, Sterile, 21G x 1-1/2", 1 - Needle, Disposable, Sterile, 25G x 5/8", 1 - Angiocatheter, 18G x 1-1/4", 1 - Suture, Nylon, 5-0, 3 - After Cuts & Scrapes Antiseptic Wipe, and 4 - Alcohol Swab. Contains declaratory statements in 8 common languages to ease passage through customs checkpoints. Measures 4" x 6" x .78" and weighs 3 oz.