International Travel Clinic
Traveler's Health Kit

What to Pack for International Travel

Our Traveler's Health Kit is a list of items that you may want to bring with you when you travel. Although this is not a comprehensive list, it will get you started with the basics.


All prescriptions and medications that you take on a regular basis Anti-malarial medications - dependent on region
Pain or fever relievers; Acetaminophen, Ibuprofen, aspirin Medications for allergic reactions: antihistamines, Epi-pen
Anti-motion sickness medication Anti-fungal topical ointment
Antibacterial topical ointment/cream Anti-diarrheal medications: over-the-counter and prescriptions

Basic First Aid Items

Bandages: multiple sizes Sunburn gel / cream
Sunscreen > 15 SPF Insect repellant
Antibacterial hand sanitizer or wipes Anti-itch spray for insect bites and stings
Blister treatment  


Copy of itinerary: flights / place of lodging  Copy of passport
Travel insurance and medical evaluation insurance information Numbers for lost credit cards
Medical insurance information / healthcare provider contact information U.S. Embassy or consulate in the destination country or countries

Contact Us

For more information, contact the International Travel Clinic at 513-636-2877.