MEDICAL PREPARATION – A JUNGLE GUIDE II

EVENT DOCTOR’S ADVISE (Dr Nihal Silva)

Medical Items to be carried by each team

1. PARACETAMOL – 40.
2. PONSTAN – 10.
3. BUSCOPAN – 14.
4. DIVOLTAR – 20.
5. TRAMADOL – 5.
6. LOMOTIL – 14.
7. COSTI – 20.
8. SOLVIN – 10.
9. ALUPENT – 10.
10. PREDNISOLON – 10.
11. STEMETIL – 10.
12. CETRICON – 10.
13. DOXYN (100MG) – 10.
14. METROGYL (400mg) – 20.
15. AMOXYL (500mg) – 15.
16. CIPROBID (500mg) – 15.
17. PLASTER MICROPARE – 1 ROLL.
18. COTTON WOOL – 50grm.
19. STERILIZED GAUZE – 1 PACK.
20. CREPE BANDAGE – 1.
21. FUCIDIN GR – 1 TUBE.
22. SURGICAL SPIRITS – 50ml.
23. CIPLOX EYE/EAR DROPS – 1 VIAL.
24. BURNOL – 1 TUBE.
25. STERI STRIPS – 1 PKT.
26. SCISSORS – 1 PAIR.
27. REHYDRAIN POWDER – 4 PKTS.
28. OMEZ (20mg) – 10.
29. DIGENE – 15.
30. SALONPAS SPRAY – 1 CAN.
31. DICLORAN GEL – 1 TUBE.

(These should be carried in waterproof containers & kept in a cool/dry place).

INSTRUCTION SHEET FOR THE USE OF MEDICINES
1. FEVER – PARACETAMOL 2 Tabs X 3 Times a day After Meals.
CETRICON 1 Tab a day after Dinner.
If the Fever goes on for more than 2 days, take Additionally 1 Capsule of DOXYN a day after Breakfast.

2. COUGH CETRICON 1 Tab 2 times a day after meals.
SOLVIN 1 Tab two times a day after meals.
If the Cough persists for more than two days take AMOXYL (500mg) 1 Cap three times a day after meals.

3. DIARRIOEA – LOMOTIL 1 Tab X 2 times a day after meals.
CIPROBID (500mg) 1 Tab two times a day after meals.

4. VOMITING – COSTI 1 tab 3 times a day before meals. (Start Drinking Rehydrating
Solutions).

5. ASTHMA – ALUPENT 1 Tab X 2 Times a day after meals
CETRICON 1 Tab after Dinner
SOLVIN 1 Tab two times a day after meals
PREDNISOLONE 1 Tab X 3 Times after Meals.

6. VERTIGO (DIZZINESS) – STEMETIL 1 Tab two times a day.

7. PAIN – PARACETAMOL 2 Tab 3 Times a day after meals.
DIVALTAR 1 Tab X 2 Times a day after Meals.
Failing – TRAMADOL 1 Cap 2 Times a day after meals.

8. CUT INJURY – Clean with SOAP & WATER, Then with SERGICAL SPIRITS. Apply
Pressure till bleeding Stops. Apply STERISTRIPS, FUCIDIN CREAM
& Cover with GAUZE & PLASTER.

9. BURN WOUNDS – Clean With SOAP & WATER, Apply BURNOL.

10. ALLERGIES – CETRICON 1 Tab Daily after Meals
PREDNISOLONE 1 Tab 3 Times a day after Meals.

11. EAR INFECTIONS – Apply CIPLOX 2 Drops 3 times a day.
DOXYN 1 Cap a day after meals.
If there is a PAIN & FEVER PARACETAMOL 2 tab.

12. EYE INFECTION – Apply CIPLOX 2 Drops 3 times a day.

13. SORE THROAT – Take CIPROBID 1 Tab 2 Times a day after meals
CETRICON 1 Tab after Dinner.

14. MUSCLE SPRAIN / JOINT PAIN – Spray SALONPAS Spray 3 X a day & Apply
DICLORAN GEL.
If it’s a JOINT apply the CREPE BANDAGE.
DIVOLTAR 1 Tab 2 times a day after meals.

15. HEADACHE / PAIN – PARACETAMOL 2 Tab 3 times a day after meals OR
PONSTAN 1 Tab 3 times a day after meals OR
TRAMADOL 1 Cap 2 times a day after meals.

All the Medicines could be stopped after the symptoms stop, EXCEPT ANTIBIOTICS which will have to be Continues for 2 more days.

PERSONS WHO ARE ON REGULAR MEDICATIONS SHOULD INFORM THE RFC DOCTOR & CARRY THEIR MEDICINES IN ADEQUATE STOCKS TO LAST 10 DAYS.

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