What’s Your Best Medicine

One of the psychiatrists made an interesting statement a few days ago: he says that if you were to take one medication to a deserted island, it should be an antihistamine, because beyond the obvious it could also help with nausea, diarrhoea and in high doses could even have antipsychotic effects.

So let’s play a game:

If you were stuck in a deserted location for an unknown duration, and could have only ONE medicine that would always be available, what would it be? (It has to be currently in existence. :P)

Fire away 😀

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4 thoughts on “What’s Your Best Medicine”

  1. That’s a tough one!! I have a horrible stomach, so an anti-histamine or ondansetron or loperamide would probably be a good idea… but ibuprofen is so useful too…

    I think the anti-histamine would win out because heaven forbid I found I was allergic to something there, too!

    What would you bring?

    1. Yeah, I’m not sure but anti-histamine is nice for nausea and everything, so it’s definitely a top choice.
      Although, I can stand many things but stomach ache and diarrhoea are killers for me. So diosmectite could be good. Except you need clean drinking water for that. Mmmmh.

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