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Holiday Checklist for common ailments and injuries

Holiday Checklist for common ailments and injuries

Spring is in full swing and with the school holidays on our doorstep, many kids will be home alone while their parents are at work. Accidents happen, and while we can’t be prepared for them in advance, we’ve compiled a list of the most common ailments and injuries that can occur at home or while away on holiday.

For your convenience, just click on your chosen product name and it will take you directly to our online store. As some of the products can only be prescribed by a doctor, not all of them will be available in our online store.

SUN PROTECTION

PREVENTION

TREATMENT

Nivea Kids Swim & Play Lotion SPF50 Aloe Vera Gel
Nivea Sun Protect & Moisturising Sun Burnshield Hydrogel
Techniblock 50 SPF Wet & Dry Spray Nudrate / Rehidrat

MOSQUITO PROTECTION

PREVENTION

TREATMENT

Malaria Prophylaxis – Mozitex / Malateq / Malanil Paed Should Malaria test be positive, consult a doctor
Peaceful Sleep Room Spray / Family Care Texa Tablets / Syrup
Tabard Lotion / Spray Anthisan / Dilucort Cream

MINOR HOLIDAY AILMENTS

Should ailment be severe, please consult a doctor.

CONDITION

TREATMENT

Abdominal Cramps Hyospasmol Tablets / Syrup or Bevispas Tablets
Allergies Texa Tablets / Syrup or Rupanese Tablets
Burning Urine Uri-Kleer Capsules and/or Citro-Soda Granules
Burn Wounds Silbecor/Phenergan Cream or Burnshield Hydrogel
Cold & Flu Ibumax Tablets or Corenza C Eff Tablets / Syrup and/or Linctagon Eff Tablets/Syrup
Cough (wet) Flemsolv or Expigen Syrup
Diarrhoea Smecta Sachets or Tasectan Capsules/Sachets and Entiro Chews/Sachets
Eye Drops Spersallerge/Safyr Bleu Eye Drops
Gout Colchicine Tablets/Multiforce Alkaline Powder & K-Fenak Tablets
Heartburn & Indigestion Lancap OTC or Peploc OTC or Gaviscon Plus
Insomnia Somnil/Betasleep Tablets or Rescue Tablets/Drops
Motion Sickness / Nausea Medazine Tablets / Syrup or Stugeron
Pain and Fever Mybulen Tablets/Syrup
Rehidration Nudrate / Rehidrat Sachets
Sore Throat Oranix-C / Andolex-C Spray or Medi-Keel Lozenges or Hot Toddy throat lollies
Wound Treatment Supiroban or BC-56 Cream

FIRST AID ESSENTIALS

Plasters and/pr Steri-strips Scissors
Tweezer Dettol or Savlon Solution
Sterile Dressing Wound Cleaning Gauze
Sugrical Tape Bandages

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