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Old 05-01-2014, 15:54   #16
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Re: Offshore First Aid Kit??

Originally Posted by boatman61 View Post
Don't waste your money on a store bought kit.. visit your GP and give him the areas you are frequenting and ask for a list of stuff (Meds/antiseptics/etc) then make up the rest from common sense.. slings, bandages, splints etc.. cheaper and better
Also you'll find in those areas.. barring OZ.. you'll get a lot of stuff over the counter whereas you'll need a scrip elsewhere..
Absolutely agree with Boatie , I have friend whose is a GP and sails and he makes up custom prescriptions for the boat. The store first aid kits are filled with incidentals , that's the problem


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