The Supplies We Use

We want our customers to know what types of quality supplies go into Global Odyssi's Surfers First Aid Kits and the reason why we chose them.  We've highlighted a few in the list below that may need a little more of an explanation than others.

  • Manuka Honey - The natural chemicals contained in Manuka honey act as antibacterial and antioxidant components which promote healing and reduces the risk of infection. It is also a highly effective energy booster and hangover cure.
  • Quikclot Advanced Clotting Gauze - U.S. troops and trauma doctors around the world use QuikClot every day to stop bleeding fast. The safe and effective life-saving gauze accelerates the body’s own clotting process and works within minutes of application.
  • Suture Syringe Medic -The Suture/Syringe Medic is a necessity for any trips to locations where sterile supplies may not be available. Contents are sealed and should not be opened except by a local caregiver for use on a single patient. Packed in a durable, reusable, and lightweight pouch.
  • Triple Antibiotic -The skins natural healing process can be thrown off by many things such as dirt, dry/damp conditions, or bacteria all preventing the promotion of skin healing and regeneration causing infection and scaring. Prevent this from happening with Triple Antibiotic Ointment. Featuring individually wrapped gram packers, Safetec's Triple Antibiotic Ointment aid in the healing of minor cuts, scrapes, and burns while working to prevent infection and scaring. Great for any age or skin type, Triple Antibiotic Ointment packets are a convenient and accessible way to care for minor injury needs.
  • Honey Stinger Organic Acai & Pomegranate Electrolyte Energy Gel - Combine organic ingredients with added electrolytes in a gel and you have an easy delivery system of energy and endurance for any athletic endeavor.  Ingredients:  Certified gluten free with organic tapioca syrup, water, organic honey, added electrolytes and a blend of natural acai and pomegranate flavors. Contains 95% Organic Ingredients.
  • Activated Charcoal Capsules - A natural and more effective alternative to synthetic made anti-diarrhea tablets that have a variety of uses including: upset stomach, colic, nausea, vomiting, acid indigestion, gas, reduces absorption of poisonous substances and more.  Each capsule is 260mg made with all-vegetable, gluten free capsules, Non-GMO and no fillers.
  • Topricin - Sports injuries are the unfortunate part of surfing, from ankle sprains and shoulder to back and neck injuries, Topricin is a key component to treating these ailments that otherwise may keep a surfer sidelined for a few days or even weeks. Promoting healing and relief from pain with 6 times the amount of arnica and Aesculus hippocastanum than other homeopathic healing creams. Applying this cream before and after your surf session or any workout session will drastically reduce the amount of soreness you feel a day later. Reducing soreness on a surf trip when you maximize your sessions to the fullest, means less time to shake off those aches and tightness and more time getting right into your session.
  • Elemental Herbs Organic All Good Goop - Healing balm/Infection inhibitor for cuts, scrapes, abrasions, minor burns, sunburn, insect bites, stings, blisters and more). All ingredients are organic.
  • 3M Transpore Tape - A hypoallergenic breathable and porous tape that adheres to damp skin, is water resistant that stays in place for 72 hours.
  • Povidone-Iodine Infection Wipes - An antiseptic combination that inhibits infection for use in cleaning wounds and killing bacteria.  Works great on reef cuts.
  • Potable Aqua Germicidal Tablets -Potable Aqua® Drinking Water Germicidal Tablets are intended for emergency disinfection of drinking water. When used as directed, they make most water bacteriologically suitable to drink. Used worldwide by campers, hikers, militaries, emergency organizations and anyone needing to drink water of questionable bacteriological quality.
  • Water Packets - Clean water is essential in cleaning a wound and keeping it from becoming infected.  Including these in our kits ensures you will always have a clean water supply.

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