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PROBLEM
SYMPTOMS AND COMMENTS
TREATMENT
ALWAYS SEEK HELP IF SYMPTOMS NOT SETTLING.
TRAVELLERS DIARRHOEA STOMACH PAIN WITH FREQUENT LOOSE MOTIONS.IF NOT SETTLING QUICKLY, STOOL CULTURE MAY BE NEEDED. LOPERAMIDE 2 TABLETS STRAIGHT AWAY, THEN 2MG THREE TIMES A DAY UNTIL BETTER.

CIPROFLOXACIN 250mg 1 Tablet Twice Daily for 5 days

CHEST,SINUS OR DENTAL INFECTIONS FEELING UNWELL, HOT AND COLD WITH PRODUCTIVE COUGH, FACIAL OR DENTAL PAIN. CIPROFLOXACIN 250mg 1 Tablet Twice Daily for 5 days

PARACETAMOL 500MG x 2 TABLETS UPTO 4 Times per day

URINE INFECTION PASSING URINE MORE FREQUENTLY WITH BURNING.
BACKACHE.
HOT AND COLD.
CIPROFLOXACIN 250mg 1 Tablet Twice Daily for 5 days

PARACETAMOL AS ABOVE WHILE PAIN LASTS.

FUNGAL INFECTION ITCHING AND SORENESS IN GROIN,GENITAL AREA OR BETWEEN TOES. WASH THE AREA WITH SOAPY WATER , DRY CAREFULLY THEN APPLY A THIN LAYER OF  CLOTRIMAZOLE CREAM (CANESTEN) THREE TIMES A DAY UNTIL SYMPTOMS SETTLE.
ALLERGY RED ITCHY SPREADING RASH. SNEEZING.

STRONG REACTION TO INSECT BITES.

CHLORPHENIRAMINE 1 TABLET X 4MG 3 TIMES DAILY UNTIL SETTLING.CAN CAUSE DROWSINESS.
PAIN IE DENTAL,SPRAINS OR ASSOCIATED INFECTIONS PARACETAMOL 500MG x 2 TABLETS UPTO 4 Times per day.

UNPROTECTED INTERCOURSE
BEST TAKEN WITHIN 12 HOURS OF UNPROTECTED INTERCOURSE, NO LATER THAN 72 HOURS.NOT 100% EFFECTIVE SO DO PREGNANCY TEST IF NO PERIOD IN 4 WEEKS. LEVONELLE( MORNING AFTER PILL)
TAKE ONE TABLET ONLY.
EAR AND EYE INFECTIONS A RED DISCHARCHING EYE OR A PAINFUL SOGGY EAR (SWIMMERS EAR) CLEAN EYE WITH BOILED WATERAND USE 1 DROP OF GENTICIN FOUR TIMES A DAY IN EACH EYE.

FOR EARS USE 1 DROP FOUR TIMES A DAY IN INFECTED EAR UNTIL PAIN SETTLES.IF NOT SETTLING ANTIBIOTICS TO BE TAKEN AND SEEK MEDICAL HELP.
GRAZES/SMALL CUTS/INSECT BITES ANY BREAK IN THE SKIN WHICH APPEARS TO BE BECOMING MORE RED. WASH AREA AND DRY THOROUGHLY.APPLY TRIMOVATE CREAM 3 TIMES PER DAY.
INJURIES THE PACK ALSO CONTAINS EQUIPMENT TO HELP WITH INJURIES SUCH AS: NEEDLES, SYRINGE, SMALL INTRAVENOUS ‘BUTTERFLY’.THESE CAN BE USED BY ANYONE NEEDING TO HELP YOU IN CASE STERILE EQUIPMENT IS NOT AVAILABLE.
SKIN CLEANING WIPES TO CLEAN MINOR INJURIES BEFORE DRESSING THEM.
STERI STRIPS TO APPLY TO SMALL CUTS AFTER CLEANSING AND DRYING THEM.
SCISSORS FOR CUTTING DRESSING, BANDAGE AND TAPE.
STRETCH BANDAGE AND GAUZE DRESSING.
TAPE FOR HOLDING BANDAGE OR DRESSING .THIS TAPE ALSO MAKES A USEFUL COVER, CUT TO SIZE TO COMPLETELY COVER STERISTRIPS. ALSO GOOD FOR BLISTERS.
This information is included in the E Pax.