*Field Medical Bag*
By Red Dog

Here are the contents of a Field Medics Bag I put together. The bag was $10.00 at an Army Surplus store and measures around 12x8x6. The Bag has a shoulder strap and another one that would secure it around your waist.

I filled it with these items. Don't ask how much the other stuff costs, I put it together from what I had already.

Outer Pocket

Skin Marking Pen

Size 7-1/2 and 6-1/2 Sterile Gloves (2 pair each)

5x9 Xeroform Petrolatum Dressing

Rhino Rockets (Nasal Tampons) x2

Germicidal Wipes for surfaces (tables, etc...)

Inner Pocket

Sams Splints x2

6" Ace Wraps x2

4" Ace Wraps x2

2" Ace Wraps x2

3" Kerlix Rolls x4

4" Sof-Kling Rolls x2

4x4 Gauze Pads x10

Eye Pads x2

2oz Povidone Iodine Solution

2oz Povidone Iodine Scrub

5oz Phisohex Cleanser

4x7 Army Field Dressings x6

Vasector Cautery Unit x1

35 Wide Skin Stapler x1

Povidone-Iodine Surgical Scrub Brushes x2

15gm Tube Bactroban Ointment

15gm Tube Triple Antibiotic Ointment

15ml Bottle Genasal Nasal Spray (Decongestant)

50ml Bottle 1% Xylocaine Plain

50ml Bottle 1% Xylocaine w/Epi

40gm Tub Silvadene Burn Cream x2

10cc Syringes x 6

18G 1-1/2" Needles x6

25G 1-1/2" Needles x6

Alcohol Prep Pads x25

1x3-1/2 Band-Aids x25

2x4 Large Band-Aids x10

1" Silk Tape x 2

2" Silk Tape x2

1" Adhesive Tape x2

2" Adhesive Tape x2

AA Mini-Mag Flashlight w/ Extra Batteries x1

Black Handled EMT SHEARS x1

1/2" Penrose Drain x1

Adult Oral Airway x1

35mm Film Vials of Medications

Aspirin x50

Tylenol x50

Ibuprofen 200mg x50

Ibuprofen 800mg x50

Benadryl Caplets x50

Imodium Ad x24

Dulcolax x24  

This really stuffs this small bag. Careful packing must be done to fit it all in and fasten the latches. Having these supplies will take care of most field injuries.

I would like to add a stethoscope and blood pressure cuff, but there isn't room for them. I can stuff them in an M-16 Ammo pouch along with IV Fluids and set-ups as listed in the ADVANCED MEDICAL SECTION.

I also carry a Field Surgical Instrument set with some Suture and Sterile Scalpel Blades.

Red Dog


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