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15 Over the Counter Medications Preppers Need to Stock

15 Over the Counter Medications Preppers Need to Stock via Preparedness Advice

Over the counter medications are well worth stocking. Many of them were originally prescription medications and some still are but in larger strengths. Most preppers are on a budget, so take advantage of coupons and store sales to stock up. Keep in mind that all medications should be stored in cool, dark, and dry locations to maximize their effectiveness.

These over the counter medications can be used to treat many conditions including:  headache, fever, sore throats, dehydration, ear ache, menstrual cramps, heartburn, arthritis, ulcers, diarrhea, allergies, hives, congestion, dizziness, mild anxiety, nausea, vomiting, poison ivy, athlete’s foot, ringworm, eczema, insomnia, backache, gout, diaper rash, yeast infections, and many more common illnesses.…

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Some of the Options on Painkillers

Getting good painkillers is a problem, due to the misuse of narcotics.  In the United States, we are pretty much limited to aspirin, Tylenol and similar medications.  Now I am not putting these down they are useful medications and have a place in our kits.

But what can we do if we need something stronger and a doctor is not available.  If you live in Canada, you can get aspirin with codeine and Tylenol with codeine over the counter without a prescription.  Just ask for aspirin with codeine or Tylenol with codeine at any pharmacy.

If you are traveling in Canada, you can purchase them.  …

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