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Here is a list of some of the basic things everyone should have on hand in their First Aid kit on the playa. Should an injury be serious or require more advanced care, the Emergency Services Department and REMSA are there to help. Otherwise, the list below should see you through most minor injuries.

Packaged in an airtight container (Ziploc, Rubbermaid, etc):

  • Ace wraps
  • Aloe Vera gel
  • Antacid
  • Antibiotic ointment (Triple antibiotic, Neosporin, etc)
  • Anti-diarrhea medication
  • Asperin or Ibuprofen
  • Band-aids of assorted sizes
  • Eye wash solution
  • Gauze bandages
  • Gauze pads (4x4s)
  • Laxative
  • Moleskin
  • Personal prescriptions
  • Scissors
  • Sunscreen
  • Tampons or pads
  • Tape (1" cloth tape works best on playa)
  • Tweezers
Any further questions can be addressed to 911(at)burningman(dot)com.

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